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Islands between Europe and Muslims

There are several (larger) islands in the Mediterranean that have had a particularly turbulent history. If I omit antiquity, here are their destinies after the fall of the Roman Empire.

Rhodes - the bastion of the Johannites

The Order of St. John ( also called the "Hospital of St. John" ) was originally established in Jerusalem in the early 12th century, as a purely hospital fraternity. At a time when the situation in the Holy Land had deteriorated to such an extent that it was necessary to permanently protect the roads between Jerusalem and the coast, the order also began to fulfill military functions ...




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