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    DescriptionEarly Christians and Animals presents a lively study of the significance of animals in early Christian thought, tradition, text and art. Robert M. Grant: * examines the diverse and often conflicting sources, from the pagan antecedents Aristotle and Pliny, to Biblical animal references and the Church fathers * provides fresh translations of key texts concerning animals - the Physiologus, Basils homilies and Isidores chapters.


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    Title
    Early Christians and Animals
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Robert M. Grant
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 224
    Width: 155 mm
    Height: 236 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 431 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780415202046
    ISBN 10: 0415202043
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: REL
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T6.4
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: REL012000
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: TP028
    Ingram Theme: RELI/CHRIST
    BIC subject category V2: AGR
    B&T General Subject: 690
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: HRCM
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    BIC subject category V2: HRCC1, DSBB
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15410
    BISAC V2.8: REL015000
    Ingram Subject Code: RH
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 35
    B&T Approval Code: A13553025
    Libri: I-RH
    BISAC V2.8: REL067070
    DC21: 241.69309015
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 241.69309015
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 241/.693/09015
    LC classification: BT746 .G73 1999
    Thema V1.0: QRM, QRVG, QRAX, DSBB, AGR
    Illustrations note
    14 line drawings, 16 b&w photographs
    Publisher
    Taylor & Francis Ltd
    Imprint name
    ROUTLEDGE
    Publication date
    01 September 1999
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Review quote
    "Grant has collected some very useful information in his newest book....Grant is an established scholar who brings his many skills to this volume....there are many gems here...it is an important contribution to this growing field of interest."-"Choice "Every academic library should...add this book to its collection not only for its relevance to biblical, Christian, and ancient studies but also animal conservation and humane treatment issues of our time."-"Review of Biblical Literature