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The Templars : history & myth

Author: Michael Haag
Publisher: London : Profile Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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, they were arrested, accused of blasphemy, heresy and orgies, and their leaders were burnt at the stake. Part guide, part history, this book investigates the Templar legends and legacy - from the mysteries of Solomon's Temple in Jerusalem,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Haag
ISBN: 9781847652515 1847652514 9781846681530 1846681537
OCLC Number: 733075256
Description: 1 online resource (384 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: INTRODUCTION; The Contexts; The Rise (1099 to 1150); The Power (1150-1291); The Fall (1291-1314); The Aftermath; Locations; Templarism; INDEX; CHRONOLOGY; PICTURE CREDITS; A NOTE ON NAMES.
Responsibility: Michael Haag.

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Explains the context of Templar history, including the evidence discovered by the Vatican that the Templars were not guilty of heresy. This book covers the swathe of Templar history, from its origins  Read more...

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Michael Haag, in his well-knit narrative gets through an enormous spread of history * Daily Telegraph * An essential guide for anyone who wants a comprehensive guide to the Templars ... a perfect Read more...

 
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