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By Jean Truax

In addition to being a prolific non secular author and the abbot of the most excellent Cistercian monastery in northern England, Aelred of Rievaulx in some way discovered the time and the stamina to trip largely in the course of the Anglo-Norman realm, appearing as a mediator, an issue solver, and an adviser to kings. His occupation spanned the afflicted years of the civil struggle among King Stephen and the Empress Matilda and reached its zenith in the course of the early years of the reign of Henry II. during this paintings, Jean Truax makes a speciality of the general public occupation of Aelred of Rievaulx, putting him in his ancient context, deepening the reader’s knowing of his paintings, and casting extra gentle on his underappreciated position as flesh presser, mediator, and negotiator outdoors his abbey’s walls.

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