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Books of the Order of Merit and Honour and other


Wall crown and laurel wreaths are cast on the Romans, like the golden fleece of the knights of the Middle Ages, or, as in modern times, the Cross of Honour for the soldiers. And if the earlier order was frivolous or origin of certain narrow-minded, purchase if later the same court favor and innate nobility could only, die Abbildungen in diesem Werk sollen daran erinnern, did what any noble purpose as a religious basis: Literature: Elections, August: The Book of the Knight Orders and Decorations : History, Description and images of the insignia of military orders … Nebst einer  [...]

The Hanseatic League and the German knights in the Baltic countries

The work deals with the external history of the German Baltic countries by the middle of the 13. until the end of 14. Century. These are the times, which arises in the northern German city club and get the ride to the highest power of Roden. Detail, the period of the Baltic state and knight of the Hanseatic League described; the military activities of the Order, The role of Rudolf of Hapsburg in the northern Baltic, Clash of the Hansa with Denmark..  

From the beginning of the Teutonic Knights

The Prince and Lord Hochwürdigisten Durchleichtigisten, Carl Ertz Herrn H: At OSST: Hertzog fears Antiterrorist Burgund, Steijr, Cärnten, und Crain, Administratorn Dess Hochmaistertumbs in Preüßen, Teutsch Order, Maister, Teutsch and Italians in landing, Bischoffen to Brüchsen, and Preßlaw … my lord genedigisten … At underthenigisten … Reverend, Hans Cristoff Pappus, Vienna in Austria, 1622 [VD17 12:634742B] Online version of the BSB München Everything about the history of the Teutonic Order see here:

The architecture of the Teutonic Order in Prussia

The architecture of the Teutonic Order in Prussia. 1. Thorn in the Middle Ages, a contribution to the architecture of the Teutonic Knights, Author: Steinbrecht, Konrad (1849-1923) Editor: Julius Springer Verlag, Berlin 1885 The architecture of the Teutonic Order in Prussia. 3, Castle Lochstedt and his paintings: a monument of the Teutonic Knights heyday, Author: Steinbrecht, Konrad (1849-1923) Editor: Julius Springer Verlag, Berlin 1910 The architecture of the Teutonic Order in Prussia: a home pass the Germans in the east, Author: Steinbrecht, Konrad (1849-1923) Editor: A. In. Kafemann, Danzig 1919

The German Order

The first Grand Master was Henry Walpot of Bassenheim (1198-1200) Otto followed him from Kerpen (1200-1208) Henry of Tunna (1208-1209). The term of office of Grand Master Hermann von Salza (1209-1239) is the founding period of the Teutonic Knights finished. The territorial division of the Order is as follows: Upcoming (House) Bailiwick (Province) Country and total orders; The staffing structure: Commander, Landkomtur, Country Champion and Grand Master. And here also the name of Rambow comes into play, Dietrich was because of Rambow 1342-1345 Commander of the Order in Riga. His brother? Henry was of Rambow 1372 Knight of the Order of the Livonian branch and was wounded in a skirmish at the Aa St.

That comes after this place specifically designated in the family 13. Century in the wake of the Bishop of Schwerin and Prince Henry II. front of Mecklenburg. In a document dated 7.10. 1325 Henry II granted Prince. his consent, that sold by Herman Rambow Rambow one hide to Wismar on the Holy Spirit House. Before 1337 seems to be the property of the family in Rambow and Stieten to reach the city of Wismar be. 1348 Hermann is also called the Prince of Rambow as fidelis Albrecht of Mecklenburg.