The Story of Iona: An Illustrated History and Guide download free [PDF and Ebook] by Rosemary Power

The Story of Iona: An Illustrated History and Guide download free [PDF and Ebook] by Rosemary Power year 2014
  • Book name: The Story of Iona: An Illustrated History and Guide
  • Author: Rosemary Power
  • Release date: 2014/5/18
  • Publisher: CANTERBURY PRESS NORWICH
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Travel and Holiday Guides
  • ISBN: 9781848255562
  • Rating: 8.16 of 10
  • Votes: 86
  • Review by: Lochlan Pease
  • Review rating: 9.45 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/13
  • Total pages: 160
  • Includes a PDF summary of 19 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Historian and Iona Community member Rosemary Power tells the story of the small Hebridean island of Iona and its remarkable spiritual influence over fifteen centuries. Beginning with the earliest Stone Age settlements, she combines new translations of early Gaelic and medieval Latin prayers with original research to chart: the founding of the abbey in 563ADsix centuries of monasticism: food, lifestyle, work and the pattern of daily prayerarchitecture, the high crosses and early artmedieval Iona: the nunnery, women's lives, and catering for pilgrimspost Reformation Iona: the rebuilding of the Abbey, the lives of the resident population and what visitors from the 17th century onwards experienced
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 7H35M59S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Christian Communities & Monasticism, Religion: General, Guidebooks
  • Available formats: AZW3, RB, WORD, DOC, TXT, TCR, PDF, EPUB. Compressed in ZIP, RAR, TZO, EML
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 16.02 USD
  • Dimensions: 148x210x8.89mm
  • Weight: 195.04g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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