Gold Was the Mortar: The Economics of Cathedral Building (Barnes & Noble Rediscovers Series)

Gold Was the Mortar: The Economics of Cathedral Building (Barnes & Noble Rediscovers Series)

by Henry Kraus

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ISBN-13: 9781435105126
Publisher: Barnes & Noble
Publication date: 06/25/2009
Series: Barnes & Noble Rediscovers Series
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

Henry Kraus (1905–1995) spent a decade in the labor movement, participating in the pivotal 1937 sitdown strike at the Ford Motors plant in Flint, Michigan. He moved to France during the 1950s, becoming an authority on medieval art. Among his books are The Living Theater of Medieval Art, The Gothic Choirstalls of Spain (with Dorothy Kraus), The Hidden World of Misericords (with Dorothy Kraus), and Heroes of Unwritten Story: The UAW 1934–1939. Kraus was awarded the prestigious MacArthur Fellowship in 1984.

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