Two books which tell the story of the Shrine of the Báb.

 

 

2018 book

Coronation on Carmel

               The story of the Shrine of the Báb.  Volume II (1922-1963)

By Michael V. Day

 Published by George Ronald Publisher, Oxford, United Kingdom   [With previously unpublished photographs and information.]

                                  "Truly a masterpiece. This will enrich reliable Baha'i literature." ~  Mr Ali Nakhjavani


                                       "This thrilling saga conveys the drama, excitement and challenges associated with the completion of the Shrine of the Báb" ~ Dr Janet A. Khan

 

READ ABOUT:  * The amazing strategy of Shoghi Effendi to build the arcade and superstructure

                               * "The man with the golden touch"-- the stonemason who built the dome

                              *  The Guardian's "Hercules" and his "Titan"

                              * The snowstorm -- and the reaction to it by Shoghi Effendi

                              *  How the marble and granite was taken up to the site, and where it was stored

How to obtain a copy

In North America: https://www.bahaibookstore.com/Coronation-on-Carmel-P9053.aspx

In Australia:  https://bahaibooks.com.au/products/coronation-carmel         AND                http://www.centurypress.com.au/

In the United Kingdom: https://www.bahaibooks.org.uk/PBSCProduct.asp?ItmID=26141615

From the publisher (UK):  www.grbooks.com

In New Zealand:  https://bds.bahai.org.nz/index.php?route=product/search&search=coronation%20on%20carmel

Available on Kindle:

https://www.amazon.com/Coronation-Carmel-Story-Shrine-1922-1963-ebook/dp/B07DLDBSNT

FACEBOOK:

https://www.facebook.com/Coronation-on-Carmel-1015132958656774/?modal=admin_todo_tour

 

{Volume III about the Terraces project available April, 2019).

 

 

2017 book

Journey to a Mountain

               The story of the Shrine of the Báb.  Volume I (1850-1922)

 

By Michael V. Day

 

"I feel sure that this book will enrich the literature of our Faith."       " ~  Mr Ali Nakhjavani

 

"An exhilarating read, a meticu.ously researched work...I was drawn in and needed to continue." ~ Dr Janet A. Khan

 

Kindle: "Journey to a Mountain" is now available on Kindle. You can see a sample and obtain a copy here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B077S5SVG7
Printed Book available: 1.  Amazon.com { search for: Journey to a Mountain Michael V. Day; or Journey to a Mountain; or Michael V. Day}2. Website of the publisher: http://www.grbooks.com 3.  US Baha'i Bookstore  http://www.bahaibookstore.com/Journey-to-a-Mountain-P8760.aspx 

 

                                                                             

 

Coronation on Carmel

           Journey to a Mountain

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