Book update

Some readers will know that during my Research Leave I have been working on a book-length study of the ‘Knights Templar estates’ material, The Everyday Life of the Templars, for  Fonthill Media: The book is due for submission at the end of this year.

The first draft of the book is complete, but it’s too long! So I am trying to shorten it, which is proving difficult.


About gawainsmum

I'm an academic researching on the Knights Templar and Knights Hospitaller, the crusades, religion and the role of women in warfare and in religious life in medieval Europe. This blog will feature developments in my research as it progresses.
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2 Responses to Book update

  1. Julie Goldsworth says:

    No, don’t shorten it!

    • gawainsmum says:

      I now have a short and a long version. I think I’ll send both to the publisher and ask for their views! If I have to use the short version, I’ll publish the material I cut out somewhere else.

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