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Orkney's Italian Chapel : The True Story of an Icon

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Description: Orkney's Italian Chapel was built by Italian POWs held on the island during the Second World War. In the sixty-five years since it was built it has become an enduring symbol of peace and hope around the world. The story of who built the chapel and how it came into existence and survived against all the odds is both fascinating and inspiring. Author Philip Paris' extensive research into the creation of the Italian Chapel has uncovered many new facts, and this comprehensive new book is the definitive account of the chapel and those who built it. It is a book that has waited to be written for sixty-five years.

Author: Paris, Philip

Publisher: Black and White Publishing

Publication Date: 20.03.2013

BIC: Religious buildings

Weight(g): 406

Dimensions: 233 x 157 x 19

Pagination: 256 pages, 8pp plates