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Knights Templar

The Knight Templar were not an underground order

Posted on March 9, 2017 by Helen Nicholson

in any sense of the word: https://gawainsmum.wordpress.com/2017/03/09/everyone-loves-a-mystery/ But the Templars did have lots of lovely chapels above ground. Blog post coming up soon.
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Cover and blurb

Posted on February 21, 2017 by Helen Nicholson

So here is the publisher’s front cover for the book; and here is the blurb: The lives of the medieval Templars seem hidden and mysterious. Helen Nicholson reveals their everyday world set out in early 14th-century records. The records of the Templars’ estates show us how they operated, the men and women who worked for
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The Everyday Life of the Templars: book submitted

Posted on January 10, 2017 by Helen Nicholson

I’ve now submitted the manuscript of the book of this blog, The Everyday Life of the Templars, to the publisher. Awaiting publishers’ feedback! For those of you in the John Percival Building here at Cardiff University: at 12.10pm on Tuesday 31 January 2017 in room 4.45 I’ll be presenting a short research paper on this material at the
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The Everyday Life of the Templars: update

Posted on July 20, 2016 by Helen Nicholson

Some readers of this blog will know that the data from these pages will form a central part of my forthcoming book The Everyday Life of the Templars, contracted to Fonthill Media. The first draft of the book is now complete; the text now needs the usual proof-reading and tidying.
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