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From martyr to monument : the Abbey of Cluny as cultural patrimony

Author: Janet Marquardt
Publisher: Newcastle, UK : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Church history
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Marquardt, Janet, 1953-
From martyr to monument.
Newcastle, UK : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2007
(OCoLC)607830614
Online version:
Marquardt, Janet, 1953-
From martyr to monument.
Newcastle, UK : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2007
(OCoLC)608100311
Named Person: Kenneth John Conant; Kenneth John Conant; Kenneth John Conant
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janet Marquardt
ISBN: 1847182127 9781847182128
OCLC Number: 170954901
Description: xix, 286 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
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 --
Appendix: Kenneth J. Conant bibliography (Minot Kerr).
Responsibility: by Janet T. Marquardt.

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"Marquardt meditat[es] on the complex ideas, histories, events, and touristic activities (including the performance of pageants) that contributed to the fashioning of Cluny as a "memory site." - Read more...

 
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