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Holy women of the Syrian Orient / introduced and translated by Sebastian P. Brock and Susan Ashbrook Harvey.

Brock, Sebastian P.
Date
2008, ©1987
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Publication/Creation

Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, 2008, ©1987.

Edition

ACLS Humanities E-Book XML edition.

Notes

Description based on t.p. screen of 2008-01-11.

Contents

Mary, the niece of Abraham of Qidun -- Pelagia, of Antioch -- Persian martyrs : Martha, Tarbo, Martyrs of Karak d-Beth Slokh (Kirkuk), History of Karka d-Beth Slokh, Thekla and companions, Anahid -- Women martyrs of Najran : From Simeon of Beth Arsham's second letter, From the Book of the Himyarits -- From the Lives of the eastern saints / by John of Ephesus : Mary and Euphemia, Susan -- Anastasia -- Febronia -- Shirin.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Reproduction note

Transcribed from: Holy women of the Syrian Orient / introduced and translated by Sebastian P. Brock and Susan Ashbrook Harvey. Updated ed., with a new preface. Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, c1987. xix, 197 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. 0520213661 9780520213661

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