ISBN 10 : 9781781858905
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THE SUNDAY TIMES AND NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER. The Knights Templar were the wealthiest, most powerful – and most secretive – of the military orders that flourished in the crus..
ISBN 10 : 9781594778735
ISBN 13 : 1594778736
• An examination of the interactions of the Christian Knights Templar and their Muslim counterparts, the Assassins, and of the profound changes in Western society that resulted. ..
ISBN 10 : 0851157017
ISBN 13 : 9780851157016
Both monastic rule and military manual, the Rule is a unique document and an important historical source...
ISBN 10 : 9781847652515
ISBN 13 : 1847652514
An order of warrior monks founded to protect pilgrims to Jerusalem, the Templars were among the wealthiest and most powerful bodies in the medieval world. Yet two centuries later, ..
ISBN 10 : 071905110X
ISBN 13 : 9780719051104
Pledged to defend the Christian holy places, the Templars formed a monastic order of "fighting monks". This collection of translated sources examines the activities of the order fr..
ISBN 10 : 0892812214
ISBN 13 : 9780892812219
The author tells of the extraordinary organization of warrior-monks who came to power during the Crusades: their wealth and power, the reasons for their downfall, and their passage..
ISBN 10 : 9781780225982
ISBN 13 : 1780225989
The dramatic, ultimately tragic history of the Knights Templar, the largest and most powerful military order of the Crusades. Sifting myth from history, Piers Paul Read reveals the..