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Three Brother Knights By Tony C. Cutajar
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This could very well have been a love story between a Moslem Princess and a professed Knight of St. John of Jerusalem. But it is a love story between three brother knights, the Princess and a little... More > statue of Our Lady of Liesse. A great devotion that developed miraculously in an Egyptian dungeon, moved on mysteriously to France and the Holy Land and thence to Malta.< Less
A Knight of the White Cross By G.A. Henty
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Young Gervaise Tresham leaves England and the turmoil of the Wars of the Roses to become a Knight of St. John. Starting as a page of the Grand Master, Gervaise quickly attains knighthood and defends... More > Europe and Christendom against the anarchy of piracy in the Mediterranean at that time and the expansion of the Turkish empire. Sir Tresham is there to defend the fortress at Rhodes during the first siege of that city by Soleiman.< Less
Knight Hospitaller Medicine in Malta [1530-1798] By Charles Savona-Ventura
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The book is a dedicated account of the history of medicine practiced in Early Modern Malta when the Islands were managed by the Order of Saint John of Jerusalem. The changing patterns of disease... More > throughout the 16th to 18th centuries and the response to managing these conditions are reviewed. The nook further looks at the legislative efforts introduced to control disease, the educational endeavors undertaken to improve the standards of care, and the social welfare systems adopted to better the lives of the population.< Less
The Constable of St. Nicholas By Edwin Lester Arnold
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At the time Edward IV was warring with James III and the island of Rhodes was at its peak under the guidance of the Knight of the Order of Saint John, Oswald de Montaigne held the position of... More > Constable of the tower of St. Nicholas. Since his birth he witnessed brutality and grew on the battle field. In peace he was reckless and extravagant at war he was cruel and ruthless, yet he found himself able to love. A tragic a story of love and passion, at the time of the first siege of Rhodes by the Ottoman Empire. This version includes the full text of the 1894 edition, a short biography of the author and the complete bibliography of Arnold’s fictional and non-fictional works.< Less
The Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St John of Jerusalem in Australia: New South Wales Members, 1895-2017: An Official Complete Annotated Listing By Matthew Glozier
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This book is the first official, complete, annotated listing of NSW members of the Venerable Order of St John 1895-2017, Queen Victoria’s prestigious Royal Order of Chivalry. St John Ambulance... More > training began in NSW in 1881. A state branch of the St John Ambulance Association started in 1890; the St John Ambulance Brigade in 1900. By that time NSW had six members of the Order. By 1905, five Australians were Knights of the Order, all of them from NSW. From 1942 NSW played a key leadership role nationally through Sir Hugh Poate, Australia’s first Bailiff Grand Cross. Membership of the Order is prestigious and rare, and mostly includes first-aiders operating within the traditions established by the Association training arm of St John and by the active-response Brigade. Their achievements are a fitting reflection of the ideals of medieval chivalric self-sacrifice which continue to inspire and inform St John activity world-wide today.< Less
THE SEED HOLDS THE TREE By Kenneth & Shirley Knight
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(Add the PDF version for visually impaired) A story of India and the Kingdom of God. Over 180 historic photos. "This amazing chapter of Indo-Canadian Baptist partnership came into focus...... More > Remember their story, and imitate their faith". -- Dr. Robert Berry, former General Secretary, Canadian Baptist Ministries “A fascinating work. What a gift to anyone interested in history, missions and ethnography! A very gifted recreation of the story.” -- James Taneti, Ph.D. candidate. “It held me spellbound. A profound story that is still growing and spreading in the 21st century.” -- Dr. John F. Keith, author, former General Secretary, CBM “It amazes me to see the absolute transformation. What I am today, I owe to what happened.” -- Rev. Dr. Pran R.Parichha, India. A history of the seeding and growth of the church among the Oriya people of Gajapati District, Orissa, India, written by two of the Canadian Baptists who were part of that story.< Less
THE SEED HOLDS THE TREE By Kenneth & Shirley Knight
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(Add the PDF version for visually impaired) A story of India and the Kingdom of God. Over 180 historic photos. "This amazing chapter of Indo-Canadian Baptist partnership came into focus...... More > Remember their story, and imitate their faith". -- Dr. Robert Berry, former General Secretary, Canadian Baptist Ministries “A fascinating work. What a gift to anyone interested in history, missions and ethnography! A very gifted recreation of the story.” -- James Taneti, Ph.D. candidate. “It held me spellbound. A profound story that is still growing and spreading in the 21st century.” -- Dr. John F. Keith, author, former General Secretary, CBM “It amazes me to see the absolute transformation. What I am today, I owe to what happened.” -- Rev. Dr. Pran R.Parichha, India. A history of the seeding and growth of the church among the Oriya people of Gajapati District, Orissa, India, written by two of the Canadian Baptists who were part of that story.< Less
A Puritan Family’s Journey:From Hingham to Hingham and onto Sanbornton, New Hampshire The Ancestors of Marion Gilman Elliott By Carolyn St John Elliott Battles & James Bruce Battles
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A Puritan Family’s Journey: From Hingham to Hingham and onto Sanbornton, New Hampshire is the story of the ancestors of Marion Gilman Elliott. The story begins with the 9th century tale of... More > Cilman-Troed-Dhu or Cilman, the Knight of the black leg that forms the basis of the Gilman family crest. The story continues with the Puritan migration of the citizens of Hingham, England who left as part of the great migration in 1638 to settle in Hingham, Massachusetts. The Gilmans moved the Exeter, New Hampshire in 1647. The Gilmans were major leaders in colonial New Hampshire. Any history of New Hampshire tells of the importance of the family in the history of the state.< Less
Dryden's Palamon and Arcite By John Dryden
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: John Dryden (/ˈdraɪdən/; 19 August [O.S. 9... More > August] 1631 – 12 May  [O.S. 1 May] 1700) was an English poet, literary critic, translator, and playwright who was made England's first Poet Laureate in 1668.He is seen as dominating the literary life of Restoration England to such a point that the period came to be known in literary circles as the Age of Dryden. Walter Scott called him "Glorious John. "Dryden was born in the village rectory of Aldwincle near Thrapston in Northamptonshire, where his maternal grandfather was Rector of All Saints. He was the eldest of fourteen children born to Erasmus Dryden and wife Mary Pickering, paternal grandson of Sir Erasmus Dryden, 1st Baronet (1553–1632) and wife Frances Wilkes, Puritan landowning gentry who supported the Puritan cause and Parliament. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Dryden< Less
The Organ and its Restoration By John Guttridge
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This is the story of the restoration of a pipe organ in Somerset UK, built by George Osmond of Taunton, Somerset, around 100 years ago and now restored to its former glory and improved. It is... More > situated in St Decuman's Parish Church, Watchet, Somerset, a church built, as a penance, by one of the knights who killed Thomas Beckett, Archbishop of Canterbury, in 1170 at Canterbury Cathedral, under the orders of the King Henry II. Reginald Fitzurse inherited the manor at nearby Williton, and, in exile in the Holy Land, arranged for the Church to be built. The organ replaced a small Snetzler instrument that originally stood in Buckingham Palace, London. It has now been moved to Eton College chapel, Eton.< Less

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Birth Log Book Birth Log Book By Emily Rumsey
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