Author Results for William E. Brockman

The Order of St. John of Jerusalem

By William E. Brockman

  The archives of the Order provide numerous Orders in Council, references to grants, taxes levied and contracts entered into, and much correspondence, all of which indicate that the Knights, as they grew more and more powerful, and as their fleet grew more numerous, spared no pains to keep the maintenance of their material in […] Read More

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