Abbaye aux Dames, Saintes

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Mark Cartwright
published on 07 August 2020
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The Abbaye aux Dames, Saintes, Charente-Maritime, France. The abbey was founded in 1047 CE and is an excellent example of Romanesque architecture.

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at AHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2020, August 07). Abbaye aux Dames, Saintes. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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