The Last Templar - Raymond Khoury

Community images

  • The Last Templar - Raymond Khoury

The Last Templar - Raymond Khoury

1291 AD, Acre. As the city burns under the onslaught of the Sultan's men, the Falcon Temple sets sail, carrying a small band of knights and a mysterio...

> Show product information

Characters
How does it compare ...
How does it compare ...
Readability
Story

User reviews

Filter by
Review type
  • standard reviews (3)
Product rating
  • (3)
Sort by Helpfulness
  • Helpfulness
  • Product rating
  • Date

Super

“Anything You Can Do......”

published 13/07/2007

ProA cracking read. Well researched. Better than the ...

ConsRead a little like a film script at times.

~ ~ Ever since the runaway success of Dan Brown’s novel “The Da Vinci Code” other authors have been attempting to jump on the Brown bandwagon with their own novels about ancient conspiracy theories that would impact dramatically on the modern world. The number of these “copycat” novels increased...

> Read review

Would you read it again?
Story
Characters
Readability
How does it compare to similar books?

Did you find this review helpful? Yes 0

Super

ProAn incredibly well researched book with a decent s...

ConsA little slow at times, but quite well written

In 1291 as the Knights Templar fled from the under siege city of Acre a storm began to gather over their only escape route. Setting sail with their treasure firmly onboard the ship vanishes and with it the treasure of the Templar Knights. Its now present day New York and a gang of Templar Knights...

> Read review

Would you read it again?
Story
Characters
Readability
How does it compare to similar books?

Did you find this review helpful? Yes 0

Super

“A decent Knight In”

published 18/06/2007

ProEntertaining read

ConsSome excitment sacrificed for historical facts

I picked up a copy of 'The Last Templar' in an airport in America before a long flight home. I thought this would be an attempt to jump on to the 'historical action' genre bandwagon that seems to being gathering force at the moment and to be honest I have really enjoyed novels set around this...

> Read review

Would you read it again?
Story
Characters
Readability
How does it compare to similar books?

Did you find this review helpful? Yes 0

Product Information : The Last Templar - Raymond Khoury

Manufacturer's product description

1291 AD, Acre. As the city burns under the onslaught of the Sultan's men, the Falcon Temple sets sail, carrying a small band of knights and a mysterious chest entrusted to them by the Order's Grand Master. But the ship vanishes without a trace... Present day New York. At the Metropolitan Museum, four horsemen dressed as Knights Templar storm the gala opening of an exhibition of Vatican treasures and, in a brutal and bloody attack, steal an arcane medieval decoder. For FBI agent Sean Reilly and archaeologist Tess Chaykin this is just the start of a deadly game of cat and mouse as they race across three continents in search of the ruthless killers - and a centuries-old mystery... See all Product Description

Product Details

Author: Raymond Khoury

Title: The Last Templar

Genre: Thriller

Type: Fiction

ISBN: 0451219953; 0525949410; 0715634410; 0752880705

Ciao

Listed on Ciao since: 27/09/2006