Read A History Of Celibacy by Elizabeth Abbott Free Online
Book Title: A History Of Celibacy|
The author of the book: Elizabeth Abbott
Format files: PDF
The size of the: 39.70 MB
Edition: Da Capo Press
Date of issue: May 24th 2001
ISBN 13: 9780306810411
Read full description of the books A History Of Celibacy:Celibacy is a worldwide practice that is often adopted, rarely discussed. Now, in Elizabeth Abbott's fascinating and wide-ranging history, it is examined in all its various forms: shaping religious lives, conditioning athletes and shamans, surfacing in classical poetry and camp literature, resonating in the voices of castrati, and permeating ancient mythology. Found in many societies of the past, practiced by both the anonymous and the legendary (St. Catherine, Joan of Arc, Leonardo da Vinci, Elizabeth I, Gandhi), celibacy has as many stories as adherents, and Abbott weaves them into a provocative, seamless tapestry that brings history alive.
Read information about the authorhttp://globalnews.ca/video/1991145/do...
Add a comment to A History Of Celibacy
Read EBOOK A History Of Celibacy by Elizabeth Abbott Online free