The Sacred Sites Bible
The Definitive Guide to Spiritual PlacesBook - 2010
From the towering minarets of Turkey's Hagia Sophia to the cloud-wrapped city of Machu Picchu in Peru, this captivating guide displays exquisite details of more than 100 spiritual landmarks around the world. Perfect for both the globe-trotting adventurer and the armchair traveler, it provides in-depth facts about the construction and religious significance of each location, as well as tips on the perfect time of year to visit. Full-color photographs show each stunning site as it looks today, while illustrations reconstruct the ancient buildings as they would have appeared at their height.
Published: New York, NY : Sterling Pub., c2010.
Branch Call Number: 203.5 TAY
Characteristics: 400 p. :,col. ill., col. maps ;,17 cm.