The Thousand and One Churches Paperback

by Gertude L. Bell; William Mitchell Ramsay;


Stock available

 


Free UK delivery when you spend £10 or more

Price and Purchase

Offer price: £58.35 Free UK Delivery
Go to Basket We accept VISA, Mastercard, Paypal and Buy Now Pay Later

If you're buying for a church, school or business, why not Buy Now Pay Later?

Find Out More

The Thousand and One Churches

Full Product Description

Written by two of the most eminent Anatolian experts of the day, this book on church history and architecture in Turkey was first published in 1909. Sir William Mitchell Ramsay (1851-1939), Scottish classical scholar and archaeologist, and Gertrude Bell (1868-1926), traveller, archaeologist and diplomatist, joined forces for an expedition investigating the Hittite and Byzantine site of Bin-Bir-Kilisse in Turkey in 1907. Bell was successful in establishing the chronology of Byzantine churches, and her findings constitute the middle two parts of the book, on buildings and ecclesiastical architecture. Ramsay contributed the first and last parts, on the historical and geographical details of the churches and an account of other notable monuments in the region. Ramsay was knighted in 1906 and both scholars were honoured by the Royal Geographical Society. In 1913 Bell became one of the first women to be elected a Fellow of the Society.

The Thousand and One Churches by Gertude L. Bell; William Mitchell Ramsay was published by Cambridge Library Collection in January 2012. The ISBN for The Thousand and One Churches is 9781108043342.

Reviews of The Thousand and One Churches

Customer reviews and testimonials Write a review

Product Q&A

Got a question? No problem! Just click here to ask us about The Thousand and One Churches.

Specifications

Details for The Thousand and One Churches

Page last updated 19th July 2016
Author / Artist
Book FormatPaperback
PublisherCambridge Library Collection (January 2012)
Weight820g
Number of Pages650
Thickness36 mm
Height216 mm
Width140 mm
ISBN9781108043342
ISBN-101108043348
Product Code4027519
Eden is an accredited Living Wage employer