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Pilgrim Routes of the British Isles (Hardcover) (Emma J. Wells)

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This book leads the modern traveler along some of the key medieval walking routes of England, Scotland, and Wales, taking in world-famous sites such as Canterbury and Lindisfarne, and out-of-the-way places along paths not so widely traveled. Each route has easy-to-follow directions that guide walkers step by step on a journey of discovery. Illustrated throughout in color, this practical book provides clear maps and informative commentary on the history of each route, as well as its current landscape, shrines, art, and architecture, making this an ideal starting point for those looking for new places to visit. This book offers an understanding of the history, significance, and practices surrounding the pilgrim routes and sites of Britain, helping us to follow in the footsteps of our forebears and gain invaluable insights into their medieval world.
Number of Pages: 256.0
Genre: History, Sports + Recreation
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Trafalgar Square
Author: Emma J. Wells
Language: English
Street Date: May 1, 2017
TCIN: 51973688
UPC: 9780719817076
Item Number (DPCI): 248-38-1015

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