Monasteries and Monastic Orders compiled by Kristina Kruger

Monasteries and Monastic Orders compiled by Kristina Kruger

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MONASTERIES AND MONASTIC ORDERS: 2000 YEARS OF CHRISTIAN ART AND CULTURE
Compiled by: Kristina Kruger
Edited by Rolf Toman and photos by Achim Bednorz
Hardcover - 431pp 13" x 9.5"

How did the monks, nuns, and hermits live? What was the relationship between the monasteries and worldly authorities? Knowledgeable responses to these and many other questions, in conjunction with opulent illustrations, make this an impressive volume that is destined to become a standard on the subject. Add this lovely Catholic book to your collection, place into the cart or wish list above.

Topics include:
- Early monasticism
- Early Middle Ages
- Benedictine order and monasteries of the High Middle Ages (Cluny...)
- Hermitic lifestyle and reform movements of the 11th century (Carthusians, Canons Regular...)
- Military orders (Crusades, Templars, Teutonic Knights...) and more!