Birth of the Kingdom
Arn Magnusson has travelled back to Sweden after 20 years with the Crusaders in the Holy Land and is reunited with his kinsmen. With his experience as a Templar Knight he plans to build a force that can unite the three countries that today constitute Sweden and keep peace and stability in the county.
This is the third book in the “Crusades trilogy”, which tells the story of the fictional character Arn Magnusson.
Jan Guillou (born in 1944) is a writer and journalist who published his first book in 1971. Since then almost 50 books have followed. Among them are a series of spy fiction novels with the main character Carl Hamilton and one with historical fiction novels featuring Arn Magnussson, a Swedish Knight Templar.