TITLE

Ascetics, Authority, and the Church (Book Review)

AUTHOR(S)
Grant, Robert M.
PUB. DATE
June 1979
SOURCE
American Historical Review;Jun79, Vol. 84 Issue 3, p723
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews the book 'Ascetics, Authority, and the Church: In the Age of Jerome and Cassian,' by Philip Rosseau.
ACCESSION #
5648634

 

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