Dungeon, Fire and Sword: The Knights Templar in the Crusades

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Michael O'Mara, 1991 - Crusades - 494 pages
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Over the past thousand years supremacy has been fought for on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem. This book recounts the story of the Knights Templar, the Christian warrior-monks who occupied the sacred Mount after the First Crusade. Recruited to a life of poverty, chastity, and obedience, they were dedicated to the pious paradox of killing non-believers, and in-so-doing earning the gratitude of the Prince of Peace.

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Review: Dungeon, Fire and Sword: The Knights Templar in the Crusades

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Reading Dungeon, Fire, and Sword is like watching a horrifying train wreck: you can't avert your eyes from the shocking reality of just how terribly bad the site really is. Not because Robinson's ... Read full review

Review: Dungeon, Fire and Sword: The Knights Templar in the Crusades

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The Knights Templar have almost a mythical status. This work discusses the advent of this religious military order, its role in the Crusades, and its fall on a Friday the thirteenth. Read full review

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