The Desert a City: An Introduction to the Study of Egyptian and Palestinian Monasticism Under the Christian Empire
A classic study of early Christian monasticsm. Combines detailed scholarship with vivid writing in its description of the golden age of Egyptian monasticism and its founders. It follows the development of monastic life to the end of the fourth century. Includes an account of the monastic history of Mount Sinai.
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I enjoyed this book. However, to be honest, the manuscript is not complete. The author was attempting to turn a series of lectures into a book when he passed away. His widow had the lectures published ...
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First impression: a quick, engaging read. Or it would be if not for the excessive use of endnotes! 200+ for a 19 page chapter? Unnecessary. Second impression: his way of transliterating some common ... Read full review
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