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By Lloyd H. Ellis Jr.,Eva M. Ellis

An informative consultant to the Cleveland area’s homes of worship The sacred landmarks of Cleveland and the encompassing sector supply a desirable array of architectural kinds and sometimes function visible focal issues and social facilities within the area’s many ethnic groups. In A advisor to larger Cleveland’s Sacred Landmarks, writer Lloyd Ellis describes the origins of the area’s spiritual groups, outlines the background in their structures, translates their architectural types, and gives info on major inside good points. Ellis profiles seventy-five Protestant church buildings, fifty-seven Catholic church buildings, 8 Jewish associations, 8 Orthodox church buildings, 3 Mosques, Unitarian church buildings, and a Hindu temple, and gives readers with fifteen suggested excursions round Cuyahoga County. He describes each one constitution via explaining its significance as a spiritual, cultural, or architectural landmark, and accompanies each one access with an external photo. as well as serving as a connection with thriving non secular associations, A advisor to bigger Cleveland’s Sacred Landmarks preserves the reminiscence of the area’s extinct or endangered spiritual groups, passing the tales of previous generations to generations sooner or later. somebody attracted to higher Cleveland’s architectural, non secular, and ethnic historical past will welcome this well-researched and richly illustrated guide.

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