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The Resource Spiritual places : the world's most sacred sites, Antony Mason

Spiritual places : the world's most sacred sites, Antony Mason

Label
Spiritual places : the world's most sacred sites
Title
Spiritual places
Title remainder
the world's most sacred sites
Statement of responsibility
Antony Mason
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Both an inspirational travel guide, and a beautiful reference, Spiritual Places combines awe-inspiring photography and memorable narrative to tell the stories of the holiest temples and ancient ruins, the most hallowed churches and the places of ancient power. Each location has been handpicked for its breathtaking scenery and its uniquely humbling qualities. Spanning every continent on the planet - from the Mayan pyramids of Chichen Itza in Mexico, through the Carnac stones in France and on to the idyllic ancient temples of Angkor Wat in Cambodia - acclaimed travel writer Antony Mason has carefully selected the most uplifting places the world has to offer. Encompassing belief systems past and present, this collection of stunning images, enlightening text and essential travel tips will inspire and inform armchair afficionados and seasoned travellers alike
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Mason, Antony
Dewey number
203/.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Spiritual retreats
  • Sacred space
Target audience
adult
Label
Spiritual places : the world's most sacred sites, Antony Mason
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • text
  • still image
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: Stonehenge, UK -- Lindisfarne, UK -- Carnac, France -- Cathar ruins, France -- Chartres Cathedral, France -- Omaha Beach, France -- Lascaux, France -- Lourdes, France -- Vatican City, Italy -- Borgund stave church, Norway -- Santiago de Compostela, Spain -- La Mezquita de Cordoba, Spain -- Fatima, Portugal -- Mount Athos, Greece -- Parthenon, Greece -- Sergiyev Posad, Russia -- Church of the Saviour on the Spilled Blood, Russia -- Temple of Heaven, China -- Wudang Mountains, China -- Potala Palace, Tibet, China -- Mount Fuji, Japan -- Kinkaku-ji, Japan -- Angkor Wat, Cambodia -- Mahabodhi Temple, India -- Varanasi, India -- The Golden Temple of Amritsar, India -- Taj Mahal, India -- Uluru, Australia -- Golden Rock, Burma -- Mount Agung, Bali -- Borobudur, Indonesia -- Mecca, Saudi Arabia -- Petra, Jordan -- Sea of Galilee, Israel -- Dome of the Rock, Israel -- Blue Mosque, Turkey -- Mount Ararat, Turkey -- Goreme, Cappadocia, Turkey --
  • Contents note continued: Samarkand, Uzbekistan -- Karnak, Egypt -- Mount Sinai, Egypt -- Lalibela, Ethiopia -- Great Mosque of Djenne, Mali -- Chichen Itza, Mexico -- Palenque, Mexico -- Machu Picchu, Peru -- Lake Titicaca, Peru/Bolivia -- Superstition Mountain, USA -- Crater Lake, USA -- Chaco Canyon, USA
Control code
000052709977
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
192 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781782068549
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
colour illustrations, maps
Label
Spiritual places : the world's most sacred sites, Antony Mason
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • text
  • still image
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: Stonehenge, UK -- Lindisfarne, UK -- Carnac, France -- Cathar ruins, France -- Chartres Cathedral, France -- Omaha Beach, France -- Lascaux, France -- Lourdes, France -- Vatican City, Italy -- Borgund stave church, Norway -- Santiago de Compostela, Spain -- La Mezquita de Cordoba, Spain -- Fatima, Portugal -- Mount Athos, Greece -- Parthenon, Greece -- Sergiyev Posad, Russia -- Church of the Saviour on the Spilled Blood, Russia -- Temple of Heaven, China -- Wudang Mountains, China -- Potala Palace, Tibet, China -- Mount Fuji, Japan -- Kinkaku-ji, Japan -- Angkor Wat, Cambodia -- Mahabodhi Temple, India -- Varanasi, India -- The Golden Temple of Amritsar, India -- Taj Mahal, India -- Uluru, Australia -- Golden Rock, Burma -- Mount Agung, Bali -- Borobudur, Indonesia -- Mecca, Saudi Arabia -- Petra, Jordan -- Sea of Galilee, Israel -- Dome of the Rock, Israel -- Blue Mosque, Turkey -- Mount Ararat, Turkey -- Goreme, Cappadocia, Turkey --
  • Contents note continued: Samarkand, Uzbekistan -- Karnak, Egypt -- Mount Sinai, Egypt -- Lalibela, Ethiopia -- Great Mosque of Djenne, Mali -- Chichen Itza, Mexico -- Palenque, Mexico -- Machu Picchu, Peru -- Lake Titicaca, Peru/Bolivia -- Superstition Mountain, USA -- Crater Lake, USA -- Chaco Canyon, USA
Control code
000052709977
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
192 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781782068549
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Other physical details
colour illustrations, maps

Library Locations

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