Napoleon's failure at Acreهزيمة نابليون في عكا

Napoleon’s failure at Acre

Ottoman Period (1516—1917)

Embroidery: Hadeel Abu Rabia', Drejat, Naqab
Size: 59 x 110 cm

Advancing from Egypt, Napoleon Bonaparte tried to capture the key port of Acre between 18 March and 20 May 1799. His plans received a setback when his siege artillery was lost to the British Navy.

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