Crusader Castles of the Teutonic Knights (1): The red-brick castles of Prussia 1230-1466 (Fortress #11)
Throughout their stormy history the Teutonic Knights of Germany have always been the most controversial brotherhood ever to call themselves 'Knights of Christ'.They were the most warlike of the religious orders, and this is reflected in the architecture they left behind. In contrast to the Templars who are remembered for their churches, the Teutonic memorials are the magni...more
ebook, 64 pages
Published December 20th 2011 by Osprey Publishing
(first published October 22nd 2003)
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Stephen Richard Turnbull is a historian specializing in eastern military history, especially the samurai of Japan. The books he wrote are mainly on Japanese and Mongolian subjects. He attended Cambridge University where he gained his first degree. He currently holds an MA in Theology, MA in Military History and a PhD from the University of Leeds where he is currently a lecturer in Far Eastern Rel...moreMore about Stephen Turnbull...