Item description for Sacred Places by Crispin Paine...
This book provides an illustrated guide to some of the most beautiful and atmospheric sacred sites in the care of the National Trust. A general introduction sets the collection in its wider historical and religious context, along with an understanding of how the Trust's conservation work is preserving them for posterity. The featured sites are illustrated by high-quality photographs and artworks revealing key alignments and underlying structure and design, along with extended captions explaining their particular significance and history. A detailed map shows the distribution of the various sites across the UK and the suggested link between some of them, providing a practical guide for the visitor as well as an inspirational sourcebook.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.53" Width: 7.24" Height: 0.47" Weight: 0.97 lbs.
Release Date Feb 1, 2006
Publisher Anova Books
ISBN 1905400152 ISBN13 9781905400157
Availability 0 units.
More About Crispin Paine
Crispin Paine is Honorary Lecturer at the Institute of Archaeology, UCL.
Crispin Paine has an academic affiliation as follows - University College, Chichester, UK.