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Coin of Saladin al-Ayyubid, 1174-1193


Saladin al-Ayyubid.jpgSaladin was the Sultan of Egypt and Syria. At the height of his power he also reigned over Iraq, Hejaz, and Yemen. He resisted the European crusaders and eventually captured the Holy Land from the Crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem.

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