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Product Description: A chronological exploration of churches from each of the Church of England's 42 dioceses from parish churches nestled at the heart of village communities to the grandeur of King's College Chapel, CambridgeFollows on from the popular book Cathedrals of the Church of England With at least two color illustrations and a brief description for each, the book examines the churches' developing architectural styles as well as their contemporary uses, and includes a map, timeline and glossaryTo follow up the popular book Cathedrals of the Church of England, Janet Gough and the ChurchCare team now explore the other 16,000 churches of the Church of England, from the parish churches at the UK's heart to the restrained splendor of royal foundation King's College Chapel, Cambridge...read more

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9781785510618 | Scala Books, January 31, 2017, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A chronological exploration of churches from each of the Church of England's 42 dioceses from parish churches nestled at the heart of village communities to the grandeur of King's College Chapel, CambridgeFollows on from the popular book Cathedrals of the Church of England With at least two color illustrations and a brief description for each, the book examines the churches' developing architectural styles as well as their contemporary uses, and includes a map, timeline and glossaryTo follow up the popular book Cathedrals of the Church of England, Janet Gough and the ChurchCare team now explore the other 16,000 churches of the Church of England, from the parish churches at the UK's heart to the restrained splendor of royal foundation King's College Chapel, Cambridge.

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Product Description: Der reich bebilderte Band |ber das groáe nordostafrikanische Land mit seiner Jahrtausende alten Tradition setzt einen weiteren Akzent in der Folge von Publikationen |ber groáe christliche Kulturen auáerhalb Europas. Gegenstand des von international renommierten Autoren vorgelegten Werkes ist der gesamte Kulturraum, der die heutigen Staaten Äthiopien und Eritrea umfasst...read more

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9783795415419 | 2 edition (Schnell & Steiner, December 5, 2016), cover price $87.00 | About this edition: Der reich bebilderte Band |ber das groáe nordostafrikanische Land mit seiner Jahrtausende alten Tradition setzt einen weiteren Akzent in der Folge von Publikationen |ber groáe christliche Kulturen auáerhalb Europas.

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Product Description: This volume presents a wide range of articles dealing with the various aspects of Jewish ­architecture throughout the centuries and its interaction with literature, politics, etc. Scholars from Europe, Israel and America presented their current research on Jewish ­architecture at the international conference “Jewish Architecture – New Sources and ­Approaches” at the Technische Universität Braunschweig in April 2014...read more

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9783731903222 | Michael Imhof Verlag, December 1, 2016, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: This volume presents a wide range of articles dealing with the various aspects of Jewish ­architecture throughout the centuries and its interaction with literature, politics, etc.

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Product Description: The second millennium saw the spread and consolidation of Christianity in Britain. One means by which the Normans tightened their grip on Britain after 1066 was by the construction of magnificent cathedrals, thereby demonstrating their intention to remain here...read more

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9781473871427, titled "England’s Historic Churches by Train: A Companion Volume to England's Cathedrals by Train" | Pen & Sword, October 31, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The second millennium saw the spread and consolidation of Christianity in Britain.

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Product Description: A close look at the quintessential English steeple by way of the fifty most significant of the past five hundred years, complemented by gorgeous photographs and immaculate illustrationsThe picturesque English town would be nothing without its steeple...read more

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9780500343142 | Thames & Hudson, October 18, 2016, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: A close look at the quintessential English steeple by way of the fifty most significant of the past five hundred years, complemented by gorgeous photographs and immaculate illustrationsThe picturesque English town would be nothing without its steeple.

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Product Description: From the internationally admired creator of the 87th Precinct series come these tales featuring policemen and their work and displaying Ed McBain’s inimitable talents in shorter form.In this collection of short stories, bestselling author Ed McBain presents a varied and colorful cast of characters who run afoul of, then into, the arms of the law… a collector who loves his porcelain more than his daughter; a hooker who melts the heart of a tough cop; an ex-fighter who goes berserk at Christmas; an automobile dealer out for a funny business ride…Ed McBain’s bestselling works put him in the very top rank of crime writers...read more

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9780877955306 | Arbor House Pub Co, September 1, 1983, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A collection of crime tales offers a vivid portrait of the criminals and the police that pursue them

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9780062644015 | Reprint edition (William Morrow & Co, October 4, 2016), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: From the internationally admired creator of the 87th Precinct series come these tales featuring policemen and their work and displaying Ed McBain’s inimitable talents in shorter form.
9780440053880 | Reprint edition (Dell Pub Co, October 1, 1984), cover price $3.50 | also contains Leitbild Reduktion: Beitrage Zum Kirchenbau in Deutschland Von 1945-1950

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9780886466268 | Dh Audio, December 1, 1992, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: From the internationally admired creator of the 87th Precinct series come these tales featuring policemen and their work and displaying Ed McBain’s inimitable talents in shorter form.

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Product Description: Aspects of Georgia’s unique history can only be told through its extant rural churches. As the Georgia backcountry rapidly expanded in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, the churches erected on this newly parceled land became the center of community life...read more
By Randall Davis (contributor)

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9780820349350 | Univ of Georgia Pr, September 1, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Aspects of Georgia’s unique history can only be told through its extant rural churches.

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Product Description: Buildings and landscapes are as much a part of the Christian church as its creeds―reflecting the faith and proclaiming God. The architecture of the church’s structures and the curating of its grounds are unique windows into the church’s history and the shape of its theological commitments...read more

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9781481303835 | Baylor Univ Pr, August 15, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Buildings and landscapes are as much a part of the Christian church as its creeds―reflecting the faith and proclaiming God.

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Product Description: One thousand three hundred years ago Lichfield Cathedral stood at the centre of the Kingdom of Mercia; it stands still, spires reaching into the sky, at the heart of England; an abiding symbol of the impact Christianity has had on our heritage...read more

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9781785510274 | Scala Books, July 31, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: One thousand three hundred years ago Lichfield Cathedral stood at the centre of the Kingdom of Mercia; it stands still, spires reaching into the sky, at the heart of England; an abiding symbol of the impact Christianity has had on our heritage.

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Product Description: First published in 1983. Balzac’s novels are one of the largest and most important sources for the history of post-revolutionary France, but they have scarcely been tapped as they should be. Approaching the subject from the perspective of a literary, the author shows in detail how specific historical circumstances and movement are reflected in the novels, and indicates the consistency and profundity of Balzac’s analysis of contemporary French society...read more

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9781138674233 | Routledge, July 20, 2016, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: First published in 1983.
9780389204060 | Barnes & Noble Imports, August 1, 1983, cover price $46.50 | also contains The Abbeys and Priories of Medieval Wales | About this edition: To find out more information about Rowman & Littlefield titles please visit us at www.

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Product Description: Who is depicted in that stained glass window? What is the significance of those geometric figures? Why are there fierce-looking beasts carved amidst all that beauty? Is there a deeper purpose behind the play of light and space in the nave? Why is there a pelican on the lectern and ornate foliage on the pillars? The largely illiterate medieval audience could read the symbols of churches and cathedrals and recognise the meanings and stories deliberately encoded into them...read more

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9781780289618 | Reprint edition (Watkins Pub Ltd, July 19, 2016), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Who is depicted in that stained glass window?

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Product Description: A new complete book about the breathtaking inner world of the Shaolin Temple and its many mysteries - with photos never seen before.

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9789619348598 | Gardners Books, June 30, 2016, cover price $32.65 | About this edition: A new complete book about the breathtaking inner world of the Shaolin Temple and its many mysteries - with photos never seen before.

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Product Description: The Red Monastery church is the most important extant early Christian monument in Egypt’s Nile Valley, and one of the most significant of its period in the Mediterranean region. A decade-long conservation project has revealed some of the best surviving and most remarkable early Byzantine paintings known to date...read more

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9780300212303 | Yale Univ Pr, June 28, 2016, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: The Red Monastery church is the most important extant early Christian monument in Egypt’s Nile Valley, and one of the most significant of its period in the Mediterranean region.

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Product Description: In Lone Star Steeples: Historic Places of Worship in Texas, Carl J. Christensen Jr. and Pixie Christensen present sixty-five captivating and historically significant structures in exquisite watercolor illustrations accompanied by brief summaries and convenient, handcrafted maps...read more
By Carl J. Christensen (illustrator)

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9781623493936 | Texas A & M Univ Pr, June 24, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: In Lone Star Steeples: Historic Places of Worship in Texas, Carl J.

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Product Description: Die Wieskirche bei Steingaden mitten im oberbayerischen Pfaffenwinkel ist ein Juwel des suddeutschen Rokoko. Seit 1983 gehort das von den Gebrudern Zimmermann geschaffene Bauwerk zum UNESCO-Weltkulturerbe. In diesem Band werden die Kirche und ihre Ausstattung in Wort und Bild vorgestellt...read more
By Wilfried Bahnmuller (illustrator)

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9783795430597 | Schnell & Steiner, June 18, 2016, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Die Wieskirche bei Steingaden mitten im oberbayerischen Pfaffenwinkel ist ein Juwel des suddeutschen Rokoko.

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Product Description: Based on designs of stained glass rose windows, these 31 images are specially shaded so that they will simulate the luminescence of actual stained glass when colored with wax crayons. Translucent colors work best to achieve this sparkling special effect...read more

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9780486806426 | Clr edition (Dover Pubns, June 15, 2016), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Based on designs of stained glass rose windows, these 31 images are specially shaded so that they will simulate the luminescence of actual stained glass when colored with wax crayons.

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Product Description: St Vitus Cathedral at Prague Castle is one of the symbols of the Czech statehood; it is the coronation and burial site of Bohemian kings and to this day is a leading Christian cathedral, a residence of archbishops, the venue for state ceremonies and, last but not least, a much sought-after tourist attraction...read more

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9788024631295, titled "St Vitus Cathedral at Prague Castle" | Karolinum, June 15, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: St Vitus Cathedral at Prague Castle is one of the symbols of the Czech statehood; it is the coronation and burial site of Bohemian kings and to this day is a leading Christian cathedral, a residence of archbishops, the venue for state ceremonies and, last but not least, a much sought-after tourist attraction.

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9789774167324 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, August 18, 2016, cover price $69.95

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Product Description: "London was but is no more!" In these words diarist John Evelyn summed up the destruction wrought by the Great Fire that swept through the City of London in 1666. The losses included St Paul’s Cathedral and eight-seven parish churches (as well as at least thirteen thousand houses)...read more

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9781910258088 | Pimpernel Pr, October 1, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: "London was but is no more!

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Product Description: During the 10th, 11th and 12th centuries, the exchange of artistic ideas and formulas between regions surrounding the Mediterranean Sea gave rise to the first genuine European art period in medieval Western Europe, which is generally called 'Romanesque'...read more

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9782503552507, titled "Romanesque Cathedrals in Mediterranean Europe: Architecture, Ritual and Urban Context" | Brepols Pub, May 15, 2016, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: During the 10th, 11th and 12th centuries, the exchange of artistic ideas and formulas between regions surrounding the Mediterranean Sea gave rise to the first genuine European art period in medieval Western Europe, which is generally called 'Romanesque'.

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Product Description: The years 1450-1650 were a momentous period for the development of Christianity. They witnessed the age of Reformation and Counter-Reformation: perhaps the most important era for the shaping of the faith since its foundation. C Scott Dixon explores how the ideas that went into the making of early modern Christianity re-oriented the Church to such an extent that they gave rise to new versions of the religion...read more

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9781845114398 | Tauris Academic Studies, May 30, 2016, cover price $49.00 | About this edition: The years 1450-1650 were a momentous period for the development of Christianity.

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9780719816598 | Robert Hale Ltd, May 1, 2016, cover price $24.95

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Product Description: Nestling in an exquisite glen just seven miles from the centre of Edinburgh, Rosslyn Chapel is one of the world’s most extraordinary places. Ever since it was built in the mid fifteenth century it has cast a mesmerising spell over all who have visited it, exuding an aura of profound mystery, as if it holds the key to some vast, unearthly secret...read more

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9781780274089 | New edition (Gardners Books, April 14, 2016), cover price $14.10 | About this edition: Nestling in an exquisite glen just seven miles from the centre of Edinburgh, Rosslyn Chapel is one of the world’s most extraordinary places.
9781841585901 | Birlinn Ltd, April 30, 2009, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: For generations the tiny chapel of Rosslyn has been the subject of an extraordinary range of speculation and theories culminating in "The Da Vinci Code" in which it plays a central role.
9781841587882, titled "Secrets of Rosslyn" | Gardners Books, March 12, 2009, cover price $14.70 | About this edition: Ever since its creation in the mid 15th century, Rosslyn Chapel has cast a mesmerising spell over all who have visited it.
9781841584386 | Birlinn Ltd, December 1, 2006, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: For generations the tiny chapel of Rosslyn has been the subject of an extraordinary range of speculation and theories culminating in 'The Da Vinci Code' in which it plays a central role.

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