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Saints and Sinners: Millennium of Monasteries

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Dr. Janina Ramirez discovers how monasteries shaped every aspect of medieval Britain.

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Dr. Janina Ramirez explains how immensely rich and powerful monasteries that had dominated British society for 1,000 years were annihilated in less than five years with the advent of the Reformation in England.
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