The Battle of Agincourt was a major English victory in the Hundred Years' War. The battle took place on Friday, 25 October 1415 in the County of Saint-Pol. Longbow played an important role in this battle and also in the whole war.
This illustration portrays the Siege of Tripoli by the Byzantine army of Emperor Basil II. The defenders are probably a mixture of Fatimid warriors and local Arab soldiers. Tripoli had achieved a semi-independence under Fatimid rule.