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Life in a Monastery

Life in a Monastery (Paperback)

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This guide examines the lives of the monks in the seclusion of the great monasteries, freed from the temptations and distractions of the fallen world and governed by the triple vows of poverty, chastity and obedience. Look out for more Pitkin Guides on the very best of British history, heritage and travel, particularly the other books in the 'Life in ' series: Medieval England, Tudor England, Stuart England, Georgian England and Victorian Britain.

History & PoliticsHistory: specific events & topicsSocial & cultural historyHistory & PoliticsLocal interest, family history & nostalgiaLocal historyPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesReligion & BeliefsChristianityChristian institutions & organizations Publisher: Pavilion Books Publication Date: 01/07/2006 ISBN-13: 9781841651521  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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