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Ramla, Second Battle of
(17 May, 1102)

Crusades
Battle between the Crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem under Baldwin I of Jerusalem, and the Fatimids of Egypt under Al-Afdal Shahanshah. Overconfidence on the part of the Crusaders led to defeat. Baldwin escaped to assemble a large force at Jaffa

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