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

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

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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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  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 352 pages
  • Publisher: Ebury Publishing
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: British & Irish history
  • ISBN: 9780753555613

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