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3 edition of Knights of Malta. found in the catalog.

Knights of Malta.

by Roger Peyrefitte

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Criterion books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Knights of Malta.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated from the French by Edward Hyams.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.P466 Kn
    The Physical Object
    Pagination317 p.
    Number of Pages317
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5774285M
    LC Control Number59012194
    OCLC/WorldCa1853351

    The book in question constitutes a praiseworthy initiative the need of which has long been felt and deserves special attention. It carries a striking tide for a gripping theme: "Knights of Malta, a legend towards the future". Perusing these very readable pages one. After seven years of moving from place to place in Europe the Knights became established in when Charles V of Spain, as King of Sicily, gave them Malta, [13] Gozo and the North African port of Tripoli in perpetual fiefdom in exchange for an annual fee of a single Maltese falcon (Tribute of the Maltese Falcon), which they were to send on All Souls Day to the King's representative, the.

    The Knights of Malta wore similar costumes to the Knights Templar before them. The stylized cross we see on their uniforms is known today as a Maltese cross. The Maltese cross is a common feature of the Pope's garments, reminding us that he is the head of these Orders. A Protestant branch of the Knights of Malta is the Order of St. John of. "Knights of Malta, " by Reuben Cohen. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non.

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