Wearmouth and Jarrow
Northumbrian Monasteries in an Historic Landscape
|Publication Date:||Nov 2013|
| Publisher:||University of Hertfordshire Press|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
|List Price:||USD $31.99|
| Book Description: |
Presenting the results of new research on the monasteries of Wearmouth and Jarrow—among the most sophisticated centers of learning and artistic culture in 7th- and 8th-century Europe, and the home of Bede—and their churches, this study examines the long-lasting effect of their buildings and estates on the surrounding region from the Anglo-Saxon period to the present day. The authors trace these relationships through time with...