The monks of war: the military religious orders

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Archon Books, 1972 - Religion - 346 pages
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User Review  - Hae-Yu - LibraryThing

Seward's excellent, thousand-year introduction to the fighting religious orders covers less-frequently discussed orders as well as the popular Templars and Knights of Malta. Topically, this book is a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Chris_El - LibraryThing

Ultimately, this book is an overview of the religious orders created with the purpose to defend against invading Muslim armies or recover the territories lost to them. If you as a reader are very ... Read full review

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Contents

INTRODUCTION
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LATIN SYRIA IO99I29I
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The bulwark of Jerusalem
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