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By Janet Burton,Karen Stöber

Abbeys and Priories of Medieval Wales is the 1st accomplished, illustrated advisor to the spiritual homes of Wales from the 12th to 16th centuries. It bargains a radical creation to the background of the monastic orders in Wales (the Benedictines, Cluniacs, Augustinians, Premonstratensians, Cistercians, the army orders and the friars), and to existence within medieval Welsh monasteries and nunneries, as well as delivering the histories of just about sixty groups of spiritual women and men, with descriptions of the status continues to be in their structures. in addition to a being a scholarly booklet, a few maps, flooring plans and functional details make this an integral advisor for viewers to Wales’s monastic heritage.

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