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perfection of solitude

hermits and monks in the Crusader States

by Andrew Jotischky

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Published by Pennsylvania State University Press in University Park, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Palestine,
  • Syria
    • Subjects:
    • Carmelites -- History.,
    • Monasticism and religious orders -- Palestine -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.,
    • Monasticism and religious orders -- Syria -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.,
    • Monastic and religious life -- History -- Middle Ages, 600-1500.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [181]-190) and index.

      StatementAndrew Jotischky.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX2690 .J68 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 198 p. :
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1088591M
      ISBN 10027101346X
      LC Control Number94012641

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