By Dan Jones
The Knights Templar have been the wealthiest, strongest – and such a lot secretive – of the army orders that flourished within the crusading period. Their tale – encompassing because it does the best overseas clash of the center a while, a community of foreign finance, a fast upward push in wealth and impression through a bloody and humiliating fall – has left a comet's tail of puzzle that maintains to fascinate and encourage historians, novelists and conspiracy theorists.
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