"His scholarship is great, his theme both interesting and largely unexplored and his judgment sound"
"The book is excellent and firmly based on the primary sources of which Seward has a remarkable grasp."
"Compulsive reading, attractively written, and retaining one's fascinated interest throughout"
Just terrible. Has anyone really made sense of this mess? I totally agree with the reviewer who said this book was about as interesting as the begats parts of the Bible. Read morePublished 1 month ago by William A King
comprehensive, detailed, intuitively set out, easy to read, very good as a standard reference well.Published 3 months ago by Lj Wilkins
This Book was bought for my grown son who is a history buff. He said this book was excellent. I am sure he will be on the prowl for the next book.Published 4 months ago by Carol A. Sholes
Quick delivery. Book as described in write-up
A veritable Treasure Trove
Would purchase again
This book is like the tedious Western Civ and History textbooks we had to wade through in college. Often loses sight of the forest in order to examine the trees. Read morePublished 5 months ago by now what
Desmond Seward provides a thorough overview of the long history of the militant orders of the Roman Catholic Church from the time of the crusades to the present. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Manray9
the book talks about fifferent people & places, so often that it can be hard to follow. It is interesting thoughPublished 22 months ago by kevin Schoenebeck