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The tragedy of the Templars

the rise and fall of the Crusader states

by Michael Haag

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Published by Profile in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Templars,
  • History

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    In 1187, nearly a century after the victorious First Crusade, Saladin captured Jerusalem. The Templars, headquartered on the Temple Mount, were driven from the city along with the Frankish population. The fall of Jerusalem was a turning point, the start of a narrative of desperate struggle and relentless loss. In little more than a century Acre would be destroyed, the Franks driven from Outremer, and the Templars themselves, reviled and disgraced, would face their final immolation. Michael Haag"s new book explores the rise and fall of the Templars against the backdrop of the Crusader ideal and.

    Edition Notes

    StatementMichael Haag
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCR4743.H334
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 online resource :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26245803M
    ISBN 101847658547, 0062059777, 1846684501, 0062059750
    ISBN 109781847658548, 9780062059772, 9781846684500, 9780062059758
    OCLC/WorldCa817901988

    The Tragedy of the Templars: The Rise and Fall of the Crusader States: : Michael Haag: Libros en idiomas extranjerosReviews: 1.   From Michael Haag, bestselling author of The Templars: The History and the Myth, comes The Tragedy of the Templars, an exciting new look at the rise of Templar power and the saga of their destruction. Founded on Christmas Day in Jerusalem, the Knights Templar was a religious order dedicated to defending the Holy Land and its Christian pilgrims in the decades after the First Crusade.3/5(1).

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Haag (The Templars: The History and the Myth,etc.) lays out 1, years of Middle Eastern history before he gets around to the Templars. In the first quarter of the book, the author explores the history of the Abbasid, Umayyad, Arab, Muslim and Turkish wars—many names and places will be unfamiliar to the majority of Western readers.

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The th anniversary of the pope’s dissolution of the Templars is an obvious occasion for new books about their history.

The tale of the Templars’ foundation, rise and fall has been repeated many times, and this book follows the well-trodden path, fitting the Templars’ story into an account of the crusades to the Holy Land and concluding with their disbanding in Author: Matt Elton.

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Founded on Christmas Day in Jerusalem, the Knights Templar was a religious order dedicated to. This book is readable. Honestly, I'm thrilled that Barber and Hamilton and Edbury are producing such quality work on the Crusades, but you have to acknowledge they can be stiffish reading.

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Michael Haag's new book explores the rise and fall of the Templars against the backdrop of the Crusader ideal and their settlement venture in Outremer. Haag argues that the Crusader States were a rare period when the population of Palestine had something approaching local rule, representing local interests - and the fall of Jerusalem to Saladin.

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