The Third Crusade (1189–1192), also known as The Kings' Crusade, was an attempt by European leaders to reconquer the Holy Land from Saladin (Ṣalāḥ ad-Dīn Yūsuf ibn Ayyūb). The campaign was largely successful in capturing the important cities of Acre and Jaffa, and reversing most of Saladin's conquests, but it failed to capture Jerusalem, the emotional and spiritual motivation of the Crusade.
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Knights Hospitaller lead by Garnier de Nablus
Garnier de Nablus was the 10th Grand Master of the Knights Hospitaller from 1190 to 1192 and fought at the Battle of Arsuf under King Richard the Lionheart during the Third Crusade.