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Christianity and monasticism in Upper Egypt

Author: Gawdat Gabra; Hany N Takla; Saint Mark Foundation.; Saint Shenouda the Archimandrite Coptic Society.; Dayr al-Abyaḍ (Sūhāj, Egypt)
Publisher: Cairo, Egypt ; New York, NY : American University in Cairo Press, ©2008-<2010>
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Volume 1: "Christianity and monasticism have flourished along the Nile Valley in the Sohag region of Upper Egypt from as early as the fourth century until the present day. The contributors to this volume, international specialists in Coptology from around the world, examine various aspects of Coptic civilization in the Upper Egyptian governorate of Sohag over the past seventeen hundred years. Many of the studies
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Christianity and monasticism in upper Egypt.
Cairo, Egypt ; New York, NY : American University in Cairo Press, ©2008-
(OCoLC)607757062
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Christianity and monasticism in upper Egypt.
Cairo, Egypt ; New York, NY : American University in Cairo Press, ©2008-
(OCoLC)608888827
Named Person: Shenute, Saint; Shenute, Saint; Schenute; Schenute, von Atripe.; Schenute.
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gawdat Gabra; Hany N Takla; Saint Mark Foundation.; Saint Shenouda the Archimandrite Coptic Society.; Dayr al-Abyaḍ (Sūhāj, Egypt)
ISBN: 9789774161223 977416122X 9789774163111 9774163117
OCLC Number: 181138709
Notes: Volume 1: "Brings together the proceedings of the third international symposium of the St. Mark Foundation for Coptic History Studies and the St. Shenouda the Archimandrite Coptic Society."--Vol. 1, p. xix. Symposium held at Monastery of St. Shenouda, Sohag.
Volume 2: "Contains twenty-five essays presented at the fourth international symposium of the St. Mark Foundation for Coptic History Studies and the St. Shenouda the Archimandrite Coptic Society ... held at the Monastery of the Archangel Michael, Naqada, on 8-11 February 2008"--Vol. 2, p. xix.
"A Saint Mark Foundation book."
Description: volumes <1-2> : illustrations, maps, plans ; 24 cm
Contents: v. 1. Akhmim and Sohag --
v. 2. Nag Hammadi--Esna.
Responsibility: edited by Gawdat Gabra, Hany N. Takla.
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