About the Book
A brand new volume catering to the strong public interest in topics related to theology, retreat centres and mysticism. The book provides insight on the architectural features of the monasteries but also relevant information about the role they played in history All the main epochs and styles are covered with numerous photographs, drawings and ground plans Introducing the most significant Christian, Hindu, Buddhist and Islamic monastic buildings around the world A coffee table book for people interested in architecture and particularly in religious buildings
Book Details
ISBN-13: 9781407564081
Publisher: Parragon Book Service Ltd
Publisher Imprint: Parragon Book Service Ltd
Type: General (US: Trade)
ISBN-10: 1407564080
Publisher Date: 01 May 2010
Binding: Hardback