The Private Lives of the Saints

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

Paperback (21 Jul 2016) | English

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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.

Book information

ISBN: 9780753555613
Publisher: Ebury Publishing
Imprint: WH Allen
Pub date:
DEWEY: 235.2094209021
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 342
Weight: 244g
Height: 129mm
Width: 197mm
Spine width: 23mm