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The Penguin Dictionary of Saints: Third Edition

The Penguin Dictionary of Saints: Third Edition

by Donald Attwater, Catherine Rachel John
     
 

This best-selling dictionary brilliantly reveals the lives and works of a host of fascinating individuals, from Biblical saints to those most recently canonised. It is a worthy companion to any study of Biblical or Church history, and includes details of feast days and special patronage to aid personal devotion.

Overview

This best-selling dictionary brilliantly reveals the lives and works of a host of fascinating individuals, from Biblical saints to those most recently canonised. It is a worthy companion to any study of Biblical or Church history, and includes details of feast days and special patronage to aid personal devotion.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780140513127
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
07/01/1996
Series:
Dictionary, Penguin Series
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.72(h) x 1.04(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Donald Attwater was born in 1892 and fought in the Near East in the First World War. During the Second World War he was a civilian lecturer in history and current affairs in H M forces. He wrote widely on Christianity, the Church and the lives of Saints. He died in 1997. Catherine Rachel John is the younger daughter of Donald Attwater. She has great experience in working on the liturgy and history of the Catholic Church. She lives in Lostwithiel, Cornwall.

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