Welcome

Hi!

I’m Tony McMahon – a man sporting his own luxuriant beard and a geeky obsession with history and politics. Since 2011, I have been running the popular Templar Knight blog and published a mystery novel based on the exploits of intrepid English Templar knight Sir William de Mandeville, Quest for the True Cross. On TV, I’ve commented on the seamier side of history – scandals, murders and unsolved mysteries. So – join me for a tour through the darker recesses of world history and let’s see what we discover…