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Norton Priory : The Archaeology of a Medieval Religious House - J.Patrick Greene

Norton Priory

The Archaeology of a Medieval Religious House

Paperback

Published: 5th July 2004
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A unique study of medieval monastic life that for the first time integrates the results of modern archaeological investigation with conventional historical and architectural research. Norton Priory itself has been the subject of the largest campaign of excavation of any monastic house in Europe, and Dr. Greene's results and analysis are therefore of the widest interest.

'... a channel of information, elucidation and inspiration for a much wider audience than the professional archaeologist.' Manchester Memoirs

List of illustrations
Preface and acknowledgements
Foundation and growth
The landscape and settlements of the manor
Products and resources of the manor
The canons and the community
Building the priory
The priory expands
From priory to abbey - the dissolution
Conclusions
Bibliography
Index
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ISBN: 9780521602785
ISBN-10: 0521602785
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 180
Published: 5th July 2004
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 27.9 x 21.0  x 1.0
Weight (kg): 0.42