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Published: 01 June 2015

384 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9781781381304

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Macarius, Apocriticus

Introduction, Translation, and Notes

First Edition

Edited and Translated by Jeremy M. Schott and Mark J. Edwards

Liverpool University Press

Translated Texts for Historians LUP

  • A new English translation of The Apocriticus of Macarius, the first since 1919.
  • Includes substantial introductory essays and full notes.
  • Provides an insight into the history of intellectual and cultural conflict between Christian and Hellene intellectuals in the fourth century CE.
  • Includes discussions on the cult of the martyrs and on ascetic practices.

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