The Resource Fools, martyrs, traitors : the story of martyrdom in the Western world, Lacey Baldwin Smith

Fools, martyrs, traitors : the story of martyrdom in the Western world, Lacey Baldwin Smith

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Fools, martyrs, traitors : the story of martyrdom in the Western world
Title
Fools, martyrs, traitors
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the story of martyrdom in the Western world
Statement of responsibility
Lacey Baldwin Smith
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Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
179/.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL626.5
LC item number
.S65 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Fools, martyrs, traitors : the story of martyrdom in the Western world, Lacey Baldwin Smith
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 375-416) and index
Contents
The debate over definition -- Socrates : the genesis of martyrdom -- The Maccabees and the doctrine of suffering -- Jesus of Nazareth : "Follow me" -- The early Christian martyrs : "My lady" Perpetua -- Thomas Becket and the honor of God -- Sir Thomas More : "A hero of selfhood" -- The Marian martyrs : group identity through self-destruction -- Charles I : martyr by act of Parliament -- John Brown : "Let them hang me" -- Mahatma Gandhi : school for martyrs -- The twentieth-century martyr : an endangered species? -- Epilogue : The disinterested martyr
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ocm35364697
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24 cm.
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Extent
ix, 433 p.
Isbn
9780679451242
Lccn
96038582
Other physical details
ill.
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  • (Sirsi) 299104
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