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Cathedral

Author: Ben Hopkins
Publisher: New York : Europa Editions, 2021. ©2021
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"At the center of this story is the Cathedral. Its design and construction in the 13th and 14th centuries in the Rhineland town of Hagenburg unites a vast array of unforgettable characters whose fortunes are inseparable from the shifting political factions and economic interests vying for supremacy. From the bishop to his treasurer to local merchants and lowly stonecutters, everyone, even the town's Jewish denizens,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
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Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Hopkins
ISBN: 9781609456115 1609456114 9781787702516 1787702510
OCLC Number: 1228515942
Description: 622 pages : 22 cm
Responsibility: Ben Hopkins.

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"Comparisons are inevitable to Ken Follett's book about the building of a cathedral..... Hopkins' debut is the superior: beautifully written and profoundly insightful about its very human characters Read more...

 
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