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A new book by University of Notre Dame architecture professor Duncan G. Stroik has so many exquisite photos of churches that one might think at first glance it is another beautiful coffee-table book. But “The Church Building as a Sacred Place: Beauty, Transcendence and the Eternal” is so much more than pretty pictures. Edwin Heathcote and Laura Moffatt highlight the role of church architecture in the modern world in Contemporary Church Architecture, which follows ten years after Heathcote and Iona Spens published Church Builders. In the new book, the authors document recent advances in church architecture, first with a historical narrative of progressive.
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The Church as an institution directed huge sums of money into the building of its churches, especially as evidenced by the cathedrals constructed in York and Canterbury.
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Britain is a treasure trove of medieval architecture. Almost every village and town in the land has a church that was built during the period, whose history is legible - to those who know how to look - in every arch, capital, roof vault, and detail of window tracery.
By learning how to identify the stylistic phases that resulted from shifts in architectural fashion, it is possible to date each. Print book: English: New edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Church architecture. Liturgy and architecture.
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Richly illustrated with more than photographs, plans and line drawings, The Lion Companion to Church Architecture is a book for anyone interested in learning more about how to 'read' the churches they Read more.
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