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Published: 09 April 2015

448 Pages | 138 illustrations


ISBN: 9780199653775

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Holy Sites Encircled

The Early Byzantine Concentric Churches of Jerusalem

Vered Shalev-Hurvitz

Oxford Studies in Byzantium

  • First volume to explore the nature of the early concentric churches of Jerusalem and their impact on world architecture
  • Presents plans to scale, including new reconstructions of the elevation of the Anastasis, the Church of the Ascension, and the Kathisma
  • Demonstrates the similarity between the churches of Jerusalem and their influence on concentric distant churches within the Christian world