Life in A Medieval Abbey

Life in A Medieval Abbey

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Baker & Taylor
Explains how life within the Medieval Abbey centered on the church, where the nuns and monks spent most of the day praising God, but they also made a distinct and valuable contribution to the cultural life of England.

Perseus Publishing
An excellent overview of the Middle Ages.

McMillan Palgrave
The four main sections of this book (daily life, the origins of monastic life, monasteries in the medieval world, decline and fall) not only open a window on to a day in the life of a monk, but also tell a fascinating story of cultural flowering and decay.

& Taylor

Discusses what life was like in a medieval abbey, including the people who lived in them, what a typical day was like, and how they were built.

Publisher: New York, NY : Enchanted Lion Books, 2003
Edition: 1st American ed
ISBN: 9781592700066
Branch Call Number: j 942 M117L
Characteristics: 64 p. : ill. ; 27 cm


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