The Templar Knight


Acre – Templar equivalent of Las Vegas!

Templar Acre

Templar controlled Acre in the Holy Land was a mix of Las Vegas and London – a cosmopolitan fleshpot in the Middle Ages

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The senseless massacre of Jews during the Crusades

Crusades began with the senseless massacre of Jewish people in Europe identified by mobs as being infidels like the Saracens

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Why England didn’t want to crush the Knights Templar

England didn’t really want to crush its Knights Templar – not least because France was demanding it and England suspected foul play

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Did the Knights Templar play chess?

Chess was a courtly game of skill among both Christians and Muslims in the Templar era with even the knights playing their Muslim enemies at times

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