Cathedrals of Britain: Central and East

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  • Author(s): Fallon, Bernadette
  • Publication Information:
    Barnsley, South Yorkshire : Pen and Sword History. 2018
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    • Publication Type:
      eBook.
    • Abstract:
      ••Pointing persistently to heaven: A guide to UK cathedrals••Power, glory, bloodshed, prayer: cathedrals in the UK are as much about human drama as spiritual sanctuary, as much about political wrangling as religious fervour. From Christian beginnings in the Middle Ages through Reformation, Renaissance and Modernity, the great cathedrals of Britain have been both battleground and place of quiet reflection; created for the glory of God for sure, but also for the glory of men.There's a litany of great deeds and a list of secrets tied up in our national cathedrals and all are revealed within our guides, the ideal companions to the stories behind the greatest cathedrals of all. Whether you are travelling to view the buildings themselves or being an armchair enthusiast, let us take you on a journey.••Book Three: Central and the East of England••Heavy hitters on the religious landscape, the famous cathedrals of East Anglia were a roll-call of riches, power, authority and influence in the Middle Ages and still attract hundreds of thousands of visitors today. In cathedral terms, they rank among some of the brightest and the best - Norwich, Lincoln, Ely, Peterborough and St Edmundsbury - along with their close neighbors Oxford - the smallest cathedral in England - and Lichfield - the final resting place of the 7th century St Chad and his multitude of angels.Here are wonderful treasures to be explored. From a building that was once the tallest in the world, surpassing even the monumental Great Pyramid of Giza, to one that is the final resting place for the digestive system of a legendary queen.
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      9781526703880. 9781526703897. 9781526703903. 9781526703910.
    • Accession Number:
      1065523312
    • Accession Number:
      1935994
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      FALLON, B. Cathedrals of Britain: Central and East. Barnsley, South Yorkshire: Pen and Sword History, 2018. ISBN 9781526703880. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=nlebk&AN=1935994. Acesso em: 11 ago. 2020.
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      Fallon B. Cathedrals of Britain: Central and East. Pen and Sword History; 2018. Accessed August 11, 2020. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=nlebk&AN=1935994
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      Fallon, B. (2018). Cathedrals of Britain: Central and East. Pen and Sword History.
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      Fallon, Bernadette. 2018. Cathedrals of Britain: Central and East. Barnsley, South Yorkshire: Pen and Sword History. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=nlebk&AN=1935994.
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      Fallon, B. (2018) Cathedrals of Britain: Central and East. Barnsley, South Yorkshire: Pen and Sword History. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=nlebk&AN=1935994 (Accessed: 11 August 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Fallon, B 2018, Cathedrals of Britain: Central and East, Pen and Sword History, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, viewed 11 August 2020, .
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      Fallon, Bernadette. Cathedrals of Britain: Central and East. Pen and Sword History, 2018. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=nlebk&AN=1935994.
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      Fallon, Bernadette. Cathedrals of Britain: Central and East. Barnsley, South Yorkshire: Pen and Sword History, 2018. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=nlebk&AN=1935994.
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      Fallon B. Cathedrals of Britain: Central and East [Internet]. Barnsley, South Yorkshire: Pen and Sword History; 2018 [cited 2020 Aug 11]. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=nlebk&AN=1935994