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The Cistercians in the Middle Ages

Janet E. Burton, Julie Kerr - History - 2011 - 244 pages
A full and comprehensive survey of the development of the Cistercian Order which emerged from the tumultuous intellectual and religious fervour of the eleventh and twelfth ...
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England's Abbeys: Monastic Buildings and Culture

Philip Wilkinson - Architecture - 2006 - 216 pages
A well-illustrated introduction to the architecture and history of England's medieval monasteries, incuding a gazetteer of the more interesting monastic sites.
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Life in a Medieval Abbey

Tony McAleavy - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2003 - 64 pages
An excellent overview of the Middle Ages.
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The Medieval Monastery

Roger Rosewell - History - 2012 - 80 pages
Monasteries are among the most intriguing and enduring symbols of Britain's medieval heritage. Simultaneously places of prayer and spirituality, power and charity, learning and ...
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Life in a Monastery

Stephen Hebron - History - 2012 - 32 pages
The golden age of the monastery in Britain was between the Norman Conquest (1066) and the dissolution of the monasteries (1536-40). This guide examines the lives of the monks ...
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The Monastic Order in England: A History of Its Development from the Times ...

Dom David Knowles - History - 2004 - 808 pages
This book was originally published in 1940 and was quickly recognised as a scholarly classic and masterpiece of historical literature. It covers the period from about 940, when ...
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The Age of the Cloister: The Story of Monastic Life in the Middle Ages

Christopher Nugent Lawrence Brooke - History - 2003 - 356 pages
Among the most beautiful, spiritual and evocative structures in stone ever built are the medieval monasteries of Europe. The importance of the monastic world, its ideas and ...
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Aelred of Rievaulx Cistercian Monk and Medieval Man

Sharla Race - Religion - 2011 - 230 pages
The life story of Aelred of Rievaulx - the son of a married priest who went onto to become the most influential Cistercian in medieval, 12th century, England. Historical ...
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