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The Resource Universe of stone : Chartres Cathedral and the triumph of the medieval mind, Philip Ball

Universe of stone : Chartres Cathedral and the triumph of the medieval mind, Philip Ball

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Universe of stone : Chartres Cathedral and the triumph of the medieval mind
Title
Universe of stone
Title remainder
Chartres Cathedral and the triumph of the medieval mind
Statement of responsibility
Philip Ball
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In 'Universe of Stone', Philip Ball explains the genesis and development of the Gothic style of church, which was first built in the 12th century. He argues that it signified a new way of looking at God and the universe, as well as humanity's relationship with them
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StDuBDS
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1962-
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Ball, Philip
Dewey number
  • 726.5'094'0902
  • 726.5094
  • A 726.6446 CHARTRES
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Cathédrale de Chartres
  • Church architecture
  • Architecture, Gothic
  • Philosophy and religion
  • Faith and reason
  • Architecture and Planning
Label
Universe of stone : Chartres Cathedral and the triumph of the medieval mind, Philip Ball
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 306-312) and index
Control code
9780224078634
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
[vii], 322 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780224078634
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
Label
Universe of stone : Chartres Cathedral and the triumph of the medieval mind, Philip Ball
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 306-312) and index
Control code
9780224078634
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
[vii], 322 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780224078634
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps

Library Locations

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      51.5096382 -0.1297941
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