by Medievalists.net October 26, 2016 Book Reviews Books Features BOOK REVIEW: Pilgrim Routes of the British Isles by Emma J. Wells What was pilgrimage like in the Middle Ages? Do modern day routes faithfully retrace the steps of long ago pilgrims? How has pilgrimage changed over the course of hundreds of years? Tourist? Pilgrim? Or both? What is the meaning of pilgrimage today?