Private Lives of the Saints, The: Power, Passion and Politics in Anglo-Saxon England

Janina Ramirez

Format: Paperback / softback

Publisher: Ebury Publishing

Published: 21-07-2016

£9.99

Skulduggery, power struggles and politics, The Private Lives of the Saints offers an original and fascinating re-examination of life in Anglo-Saxon England. Taking them from their heavenly status to the human level, Oxford art historian and BBC presenter Dr Janina Ramirez explores the real lives of over a dozen seminal saints.


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Skulduggery, power struggles and politics, The Private Lives of the Saints offers an original and fascinating re-examination of life in Anglo-Saxon England. Taking them from their heavenly status to the human level, Oxford art historian and BBC presenter Dr Janina Ramirez explores the real lives of over a dozen seminal saints. This landmark book provides a unique and captivating lens through which to explore the rich history of the Dark Ages.

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Weight 0.239 kg
Dimensions 22 × 126 × 198 mm
Page Count 352