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His many books are listed on the "Shroud Booklist" page of this site.
This page would not exist without his dedicated and meticulous efforts as a Shroud historian and his willingness to share his material with all of us.
Bishop Pierre d'Arcis of Troyes appeals to anti-pope Clement VII at Avignon concerning the exhibiting of the Shroud at Lirey.
He describes the cloth as bearing the double imprint of a crucified man and that it is being claimed as the true Shroud in which Jesus' body was wrapped, attracting crowds of pilgrims.
Reportedly, Bishop Henri refused to believe the Shroud could be genuine and ordered the expositions halted. Geoffrey de Charny is killed by the English at the Battle of Poitiers, during a last stand in which he valiantly defends his king.
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