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Author Krawiec, Rebecca.

Title Shenoute & the women of the White Monastery : Egyptian monasticism in late antiquity / Rebecca Krawiec
Published New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2002
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 248 pages)
Summary This book depicts the lives of female monks within a monastery located in upper Egypt in the period 385-464 CE
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Shenute, Saint, approximately 348-466.
Dayr al-Abyaḍ (Sūhāj, Egypt) -- History.
Monastic and religious life of women -- Egypt -- Sūhāj -- History -- Early church, ca. 30-600
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199834396 ebook
0199834393 ebook