For sites dealing with the Islamic world at the time of the Crusades, or specifically with the contemporary response of the Muslim world.
Medieval Sourcebook: Al-Makrisi's Account of St. Louis' Crusade
Translation of an extract from Al-Makrisi's manuscript "Essulouk li Mariset il Muluk" (The Road to Knowledge of the Return of Kings); a history of the Ayyubids, and of the Mamluks.
Medieval Sourcebook: Usmah Ibn Munqidh (1095-1188)
A translation of excerpts from Usmah Ibn Munqidh's contemporary autobiography, where he discusses the Franks.
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