A brother of the Order-a medieval secret society uniting noble families in a sacred bond-Sir Hugh de Payens has emerged from the First Crusade a broken man seeking to dedicate his life to God. But the Order has other plans for him: to uncover a deadly secret that could shatter the very might of the Church itself.
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About Jack Whyte
Jack Whyte was born and raised in Scotland and immigrated to Canada in 1967. He is an actor, orator, singer, and poet, and was awarded an honorary doctor of letters for his contribution to Canadian popular fiction. He is the author… More about Jack Whyte
Published by Jove Aug 08, 2006| 768 Pages| ISBN 9781101215029