Lourdes: body and spirit in the secular age

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Allen Lane The Penguin Press, 1999 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 473 pages
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LOURDES: Body and Spirit in the Secular Age

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An exhaustive history of the most famous shrine in the Catholic world, carefully researched and skillfully narrated by Oxford historian Harris (Murders and Madness, not reviewed), who sees Lourdes as ... Read full review

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Ms. Harris tells the story of the wonderous events in the small town of Lourdes, and relates them to the history of France in the second half of the 19th Century. Her approach is to tell the story of ... Read full review


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