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Author Marquardt, Janet, 1953-

Title From martyr to monument : the Abbey of Cluny as cultural patrimony / by Janet T. Marquardt
Published Newcastle, UK : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 286 pages) : illustrations
Contents Background : an ending and a beginning -- Cluny in the nineteenth century I (1800-1848) -- Cluny in the nineteenth century II (1848-1900) -- Anticipating the resurrection (1900-1928) -- American intervention : Kenneth Conant's vision I -- The "resurrection" of Cluny : Kenneth Conant's vision II -- Conclusions : from martyr to monument
Summary After the French Revolution and the dissolution of the monastic orders, the great Abbey of Cluny in France was closed and the buildings were sold for materials. This process went on for nearly thirty years, just as a romantic appreciation of the medieval
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-281) and index
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Subject Conant, Kenneth John, 1894-1984.
Cluny (Benedictine abbey) -- History.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- France -- Cluny.
Monasticism and religious orders -- France -- Cluny -- History.
Cluny (France) -- Church history.
Genre/Form Church history.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008360644
ISBN 1282193023
1443809470 (electronic bk.)
9781443809474 (electronic bk.)