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Knights of the Cross By Jeffrey Strickland
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The story of the Templars is one of the most desolate and obscure in the history of the medieval West. Created as a military-religious order to defend the Holy Land, after becoming one of the most... More > powerful and influential institutions of all Christianity, the Temple was put under inquisition at the beginning of the fourteenth century and then suspended in 1312 because of the serious charges that weighed on its members. The last Grand Master Jacques de Molay, along with one of the highest dignitaries of the Order, chose to die as a testimony of his innocence, contrasting the guilt of brothers who had been imputed to them, heresy, adherence to an anti-Christian beliefs, corruption of morals, and idolatry. Condemned to the stake for trying to defend the honor to the end of the Temple, shortly before his death would de Molay summon Clement V and Philip the Fair before the Court of God to give account of their responsibility. Both died before the turn of the year. This is their true, substantiated story.< Less
Knights of the Cross By Jeffrey Strickland
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The story of the Templars is one of the most desolate and obscure in the history of the medieval West: created as a military-religious order to defend the Holy Land. After becoming one of the most... More > powerful and influential institutions of all Christianity, the Temple was put under procedure at the beginning of the 14th Century and then suspended in 1312, because of the serious charges weighed against its members. The last Grand Master, Jacques de Molay, chose to die as a testimony of his innocence, contrasting the guilt of brothers who had been imputed to them, heresy, adherence to an anti-Christian beliefs, corruption of morals, and idolatry. The Templars have been linked with the shroud of Turin, the Holy Grail, and the Ark of the Covenant. None of these can be substantiated. What can be substantiated is that, though arrested, tortured, and burned at the stake, Pope Clement V absolved them from heresy in 1308, as discovered in a secret Vatican parchment in 2001, and released to the public in 2007.< Less
The Knights of the Cross By Henryk Sienkiewicz
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The Knights of the Cross or The Teutonic Knights is a 1900 historical novel written by the eminent Polish Positivist writer and the 1905 Nobel laureate, Henryk Sienkiewicz. Its first English... More > translation was published in the same year as the original. The book was serialized by the magazine Tygodnik Illustrowany between 1897–1899 before its first complete printed edition appeared in 1900. The book was first translated into English by Jeremiah Curtin, a contemporary of Henryk Sienkiewicz. The Teutonic Knights had since been translated into 25 languages. It was the first book to be printed in Poland at the end of the Second World War in 1945, due to its relevance in the context of Nazi German destruction of Poland followed by mass population transfers. The book was made into a movie in 1960 by Aleksander Ford.< Less
A Knight of the White Cross By G A Henty
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A Knight of the White Cross By George Alfred Henty
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About the Author- George Alfred Henty (8 December 1832 – 16 November 1902), was a prolific English novelist and a special correspondent. He is best known for his historical adventure stories... More > that were popular in the late 19th century. His works include The Dragon & The Raven (1886), For The Temple (1888), Under Drake's Flag (1883) and In Freedom's Cause (1885). -Wikipedia Excerpt - CHAPTER I The King Maker A stately lady was looking out of the window of an apartment in the Royal Chateau of Amboise, in the month of June, 1470. She was still handsome, though many years of anxiety, misfortune, and trouble, had left their traces on her face.< Less
The Red Cross of Gold I : The Knight of Death By Brendan Carroll
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If anything can go wrong… it will and does in the Book One of the Assassin Chronicles. Mark Ramsay has never had so much trouble executing a simple extraction/assassination mission. Are the... More > years getting to him? Eight centuries in the same job is a long, long time. Maybe he needs a vacation. Maybe he needs a new occupation. But maybe he just needs to get his head on straight before he loses it. (This is the first book of the thirty installment, epic fantasy series.) Todd Barselow, Editor: "Writing is an art form and Brendan is a true master in all senses of the word."< Less
Knights Templar By Philip Martin McCaulay
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The Knights Templar, with their distinctive white mantles with a red cross, were among the most skilled fighting units of the Middle Ages. This book documents their history, covering their... More > beginnings, rise, mission, decline, arrests and dissolutions, secret archives, organization, grand masters, and legacy; as well as modern Templars and legends and relics. Legends and relics connected to the Knights Templar include the Holy Grail and the Shroud of Turin.< Less
Demigod: The Knights of Order By Joseph Dick
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Ichiro Moriyama believed that he was an average guy with terribly bad luck. One day, he takes an entrance exam for a school he did not know anything about. This school's name is Sakura Academy, an... More > academy for Yokai, Dragons, Spirits and Demons. Ichiro starts out at this new school in fear for his life, but ends up being the one that everyone fears. Just what is Ichiro Moriyama? And what does it have to do with the ancient foe of the Knights of Order? Turn the cover and begin the adventure full of hijinks and comedy as the world awaits its fate with bated breath!< Less
Demigod: The Knights of Order By Joseph Dick
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Ichiro Moriyama, believed that he was an average guy with terribly bad luck. One day, he takes an entrance exam for a school he did not know anything about. This school's name is Sakura Academy, a... More > school for Yokai, Dragons, Spirits and Demons. Ichiro starts class in fear of his life, but ends up being the one everyone fears. Just what is Ichiro Moriyama? And what does it have to do with the ancient foe of the Knights of Order? Turn the cover and begin the adventure full of hijinks and comedy as the world awaits its fate with bated breath!< Less
Dante’s Cross By E.L. Noel
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It’s 1192, and the Third Crusade is failing. Even so, Dante de Montcada, Spanish knight, fights for Christendom. At the fall of St. Jean d’ Acre, Frankish vanquishers hold hostage... More > the wealthy and high-born of Islam, their ransom named, their lives held in King Richard’s hand. Dante has loved ones among the captives, which ignites a conflict of loyalties in a land long at war. Richard the Lionheart, a warrior king and brilliant strategist, wears the mantle of authority as a man born to it, a man whose dedication to purpose is bone deep. When ransom is denied his captives, Richard is forced to make a ruthless decision. Appearances must be maintained, images adhered to and perceptions bolstered, no matter the cost. < Less