How well do you know the Battle of Hattin?

The latest issue of Medieval Warfare magazine examines the Battle of Hattin. How well do you know one of this important clash of the crusader-era? Try these 10 questions about the battle.

2 thoughts on “How well do you know the Battle of Hattin?”

  • Duncan NcVee

    well this is a battle i know very little about. I do know that the shortage of water irritated the crusaders as Saladins army nrought down from the mountains todays equivalent of ice cream and refreshing cool water whilst the crusaders wrestled with the heat.

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    • Peter Konieczny

      Yes the issue of water was critical to the battle. Our main article on Hattin, written by John France, explores what happens.

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