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the book is a wonderful pictorial of some of the great cathedrals and would be classified, i would imagine, as a coffee table piece.

my disappointment is that i would have wished to see many more famous cathedrals of europe that have so much history and less verbage about /5(30).

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Lovely book, detailed and interesting. It's not full of color pix, but the B&W shots are good, and description of the cathedrals is detailed.

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The service started on 16 September and was operated six days a week. It departed Hereford at with the return service leaving Paddington at Coaching stock was in the Great Western Former operator(s): British Railways. This is a list of cathedrals in England and Wales and the Crown Dependencies of the Isle of Man, Gibraltar and those in the Channel Islands, by and intended cathedrals are listed separately.

A cathedral church is a Christian place of worship that is the chief, or "mother" church of a diocese and is distinguished as such by being the location for the cathedra or bishop's seat. The following is a list of the Catholic cathedrals in the United Catholic Church in the United States comprises ecclesiastical territories called dioceses led by prelate bishop is assigned to a cathedral from which he is pastor to the people of his diocese.

Some dioceses also have a co-cathedral or a is a complete list of the cathedrals of the. Cathedrals: Cathedrals are (frequently, but not always large) Christian churches, the central church of a bishopric.

A cathedral is the church which contains the official "seat" or throne of a bishop. Cathedra, one of the Greek/Latin names for this, gives us the adjective "cathedral".One of the earliest instances of the term ecclesia cathedralis is said to occur in the acts of the council of.

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Alghero Cathedral, otherwise the Cathedral of St. Mary the Immaculate (Italian: Duomo di Alghero; Cattedrale di Santa Maria Immacolata Catalan: Catedral de l'Alguer; Catedral de Santa Maria Immaculada), is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Alghero in the province of Sassari, Sardinia, is located in the historic center of the city.

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The Gothic style emphasizes verticality and light. This appearance was achieved by the development of certain architectural features such as the clustered columns, ribbed vaults and flying buttresses. Although the architecture is used in many castles, palaces and town halls it is the magnificent Cathedrals of Europe that really demonstrate the beauty of Gothic architecture.

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Credit: David Iliff Exeter Cathedral, Devon. A good example of the Decorated Gothic style of the 14th-century, Exeter Cathedral has the longest medieval vault in the world—running between two Norman towers built over the transepts.

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H eilbron, formerly a professor of history and vice chancellor of the University of California, Berkeley, is now a senior research fellow at Worcester College at the University of article was adapted by the editors of T he S ciences from the opening chapters of his forthcoming book, T he S un in the C hurch: C athedrals as S olar O bservatories, which is being published in Cited by: Full text is unavailable for this digitized archive article.

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