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The Cave Church of Paul the Hermit
William Lyster, with photographs by Patrick Godeau
1999. The American Research Center in Egypt
96 pp. 131 color photographs + line drawings, maps, and plan
All proceeds on the sale of the guidebook are donated to the monastery.
In 1997-98, ARCE undertook the first stage of ongoing conservation work at the ancient Monastery of St. Paul though funding provided by the United States Agency for International Development. This illustrated guidebook situates the monastery in its religious context and includes discussions of the Life of St. Paul, the monastery's history, its three churches, its library, and present-day monastic liturgical practice.
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