The Teutonic knights: a historical novel

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T. Nelson, 1943 - Fiction - 728 pages
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Among the many memorable characters are Jurand, a merciless, bitter fighter consumed with revenge; his daughter, the innocent Danusia, a girl of twelve who must face the barbarity of the German knighthood; the strong-willed Jagienka, equally adept at shooting a crossbow or administering an estate; Hlawa, a Czech squire of noble birth who is as quick with his wit as he is with his axe; Sanderus, a peddler of religious relics and indulgences whose earthly cravings seem greater than any spiritual needs.

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User Review  - Kirk - Goodreads

3rd time through. Still a great read. Read full review

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User Review  - Rebecca - Goodreads

Paints a picture of the vileness of the Teutonic Knights, and delves into the Catholicism of Poland. Read full review

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