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Part 12: The Order of St. John of Jerusalem

In 1522 the Sultan successor, Suleiman, known as Suleiman the Magnificent,  returns to Rhodes, with 400 ships, an army of 140,000. to 200,000 vs. the Knights leading 7000 defenders. The Knights held out for 6 months and with the onset … Continue reading

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