A History of Celibacy
[from Athena to Elizabeth I, Leonardo Da Vinci, Florence Nightingale, Ghandi, and Cher]Book - 2000
A look at celibacy traces the history of the phenomenon through the ages, from ancient times to the present day, and profiles many avowed celibates, including Joan of Arc and Sir Isaac Newton.
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2000
Edition: 1st Scribner ed
Branch Call Number: 306.732 Abbott
Characteristics: 493 p. ; 24 cm