Cordially yours, Brother Cadfael

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Bowling Green State University Popular Press, Jun 1, 1998 - Fiction - 140 pages
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    Detective, monk, father, herbalist, Crusader, sailor, Celt, friend—author Ellis Peters bestows all these attributes on her twelfth-century Benedictine monk-detective Brother Cadfael. As a detective, Cadfael uses his analytic mind to solve crimes and administer justice. As a man of God, he also dispenses mercy along with his famous cordials.
    Why, essays ask, is a cloistered monk solving murders? How can an author combine a valid detective and an effective healer?

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Contents

Introduction
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The Role of Religion in the Cadfael Series
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Benedictine Monasticism
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Copyright

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