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The blood of martyrs

unintended consequences of ancient violence

Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

The power of the martyrs
The struggle between evil and good
Resurrecting the flesh
Magic and the warrior martyr
Dreams and visions
Misplaced anger: the growth of anti-semitism
How martyrs became mothers and mothers martyrs
The blood of sacrifice
Controlling the martyrs
Revolutionary martyrs: good versus evil again
Controlling the message
You shall not kill [yourself]: prohibiting suicide.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
272
Library of Congress
BR1604.23 .S25 2004

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3679897M
Internet Archive
bloodofmartyrsun00sali
ISBN 10
0415941296
LC Control Number
2003022835
Library Thing
1463232
Goodreads
778370
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