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the less difference I can see among the various branches of the Abrahmaic religion

I read a novel called The Last Templar by Raymound Khoury, a "The Da Vinci Code"-esque religious conspiracy thriller (and thus of little or no historical accuracy), in which the author speculates the Knights Templar were attempting to unite the three religions into a single religion. I thought it was a pretty interesting plot line.

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by NordicStorm (m<-at->sturmbaum.net) on Fri Mar 30th, 2007 at 06:17:04 AM EST
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Concerning the Knights Templars, they were known to deal with the local Muslim populations through negotiation and dialog quite often and more so than is popularly known.  

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by Gjermund E Jansen (gjans1@hotmail.com) on Fri Mar 30th, 2007 at 09:28:34 PM EST
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