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Trial of the Templars

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ISBN-10: 0521856396

ISBN-13: 9780521856393

Edition: 2nd 2006 (Revised)

Authors: Malcolm Barber

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The Templars fought against Islam in the crusader east for nearly two centuries. During that time the original small band grew into a formidable army, backed by an extensive network of preceptories in the Latin West. In October 1307, the members of this seemingly invulnerable and respected Order were arrested on the orders of Philip IV, King of France and charged with serious heresies, including the denial of Christ, homosexuality and idol worship. The ensuing proceedings lasted for almost five years and culminated in the suppression of the Order. The motivations of the participants and the long-term repercussions of the trial have been the subject of intense and unresolved controversy,…    
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Book details

List price: $81.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 9/7/2006
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 408
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.782
Language: English

Preface to the Second Edition
Preface to the First Edition
The Participants
The Arrests
The Papal Intervention
The Papal and Episcopal Inquiries
The Defence of the Order
The End of Resistance
The Charges
The Trial in Other Countries
The Suppression
Chronology of the Trial of the Templars
Recent Historiography on the Dissolution of the Temple