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Three new books describing the Way of St. James through Switzerland have now been published:

SWISS CAMINO - Volume I: North-East Switzerland
- 332 pages on the Way of St. James from Konstanz /Rorschach to Einsiedeln.
- Available in B/W (ISBN 978-3-906861-32-6), color (ISBN 978-3-906861-33-3), eBook (ISBN 978-3-906861-34-0)

SWISS CAMINO - Volume II: Central Switzerland
- 456 pages on the Way of St James from Einsiedeln to Fribourg, via Interlaken and Lucerne/Berne.
- Available in B/W (ISBN 978-3-906861-35-7), Colour (ISBN 978-3-906861-36-4), eBook (ISBN 978-3-906861-37-1)

SWISS CAMINO - Volume III: South-West Switzerland
- 272 pages on the Way of St James from Fribourg to Geneva/French border, via Romont and Payerne.
- Available in B/W (ISBN 978-3-906861-38-8), Colour (ISBN 978-3-906861-39-5), eBook (ISBN 978-3-906861-40-1)


The three volumes contain the route description, but much more the 1,000-year history and special features (ecclesiastical art, saints, relics) of all (310) churches and chapels along the route, as well as 48 monasteries and 118 points of interest. Thus, the books are above all a church guide of the Swiss Way of St. James.

You can get a good preview of the books at http://hansbeumer.com
The books can be easily purchased on Amazon.

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