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Lindisfarne: The Holy Island

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ISBN13:

9781848682405

ISBN10:
1848682409
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
8/30/2012
Publisher(s):
Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc
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Summary

This book provides an authoritative introduction to the history and archaeology of Lindisfarne, from its earliest occupation to the twenty-first century. Arranged chronologically, specific chapters address prehistoric settlement, the foundation of the early Christian monastery in the seventh century and the story of the monastic community, the cult of Saint Cuthbert, the growth of the village and construction of the island fortifications, and the post-medieval development of the fishing and lime-burning indu


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