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Art. V. T HE Life and Aations of Soltân

Al-Malec Al-Nâfer Salâh'addîn Modhaffer Yûsof the Son of Ayûb the Son of Shâd; by Bahâo'ddin the Son of Shedâd, $C.: .

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.. Vita & Res gestä Sultani Almalichi Alna

Jeri Saladini Abi Modaffiri Josephi F.
Fobi, F. Sjadji, autore Bohadino F.

Sjeddadi, &c. intimis That is, ..., The Life and Aftions of Soltân Al-Malec

Al-Naser Salâh'addin Modhaffer Yûsof the Son of Ayûb the Son of Shâd; by · Bahâo'ddin the Son of Shedâd, dr.

Being a Continuation of ART.I. N•XIII. M H O' the Christian Kingdom of Jeri

falem was fubverted, as we have in

our former Number seen, yet the Christian Power that subfifted in Palestine and Syria, was by no means despicable; the Franks were still a mighty People in those parts, poffefsed of many strong Holds, advantageous Posts, and very considerable Places; very wil. ling and pretty well able to defend themselves from the Incroachments of the Soltán, and to cross his design of rooting them out; a Task he never with all his mighty Power and sage Conduct, was so happy as to see the end of." No XIV. 1731.

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Now, Now, the Soltân had no sooner settled his Affairs at Jerusalem, than he resumed the Siege of Tyre, designing the Egyptian Fleet fhould block it up and annoy it by Sea, while he did the same by Land. But the Tyrian Fleet going out against the Egyptian, surprized and defeated them, and wholly put them by their intended Service; which being known in the Soltân's Camp, it checked his Spirits : and in confideration of this Disappointment, and that the Rigours of the Winter drew near, he broke up the Siege.

iri Year of the The next Year, he took the Field again, 9.504 and besieged Kawkeb, before which he had not

long since, suffered a blemish upon his Honour : for the besieged sallying out in the night, killed Seifo dàin his General, and carried off the Arms and Colours. Upon this account it was that 'he besieged them now in perfon, with a choice Body of Troops, but he did not prove strong enough, and therefore quitted his hold of it for the present. He went to Damascus, but made a trifingstay there, of a very few days, receiving Intelligence that the Franks had a design upon Hubeil; at which he took the Alarni, called in his Army, and was just at this time reinforced by a Power from Asyria, and by others from other parts, all engaged in the : prosecution of the Holy WAR. • He then led on his united Forces against the Territories of the Syrian Tripoly, to make an experiment of the Enemy's Courage and Skill; whereby he acquired a no mean Booty of Arnis and other Valuables. Just about this time it was that our Author presented his History of the Holy WAR, and Reduction of Jerusalem to the Soltân, who was so taken therewith, that he

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