One of the dimmer overlooked lights in the history of religion the whole huge series is an overview but not all the figures are well known which makes sense since we are talking about than 2000 years of literature in this case it s probably effective to choice the best known authors first considering the size and scope of the series. Purchased this to add to my Classics of Western Spirituality collection When I get around to reading it, probably years from now, I ll probably review it then. Here is the first ever English translation of the major works of this fourteenth century German Dominican nun and mystic Her Revelations record the events of her spiritual journey for over fifty years of her life and reveal her gradual growth in holiness and deeper conversion to Christ