The Oxford Dictionary of Saints

The Oxford Dictionary of Saints

Book - 2003
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"This fully-updated fifth edition features concise accounts of the lives, cults, and artistic associations of saints from the famous and obscure, the rich and poor, the academic and the uneducated. New entries include the Martyrs of Korea, Mexico, and Vietnam, as well as the recently canonized such as Edith Stein, Padre Pio, and Josemaria Escriva. The standard one-volume reference work in the field, this dictionary will delight both specialists and general readers." --Book Jacket.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003.
Edition: 5th ed.
ISBN: 9780198606291
Call Number: 270.0922 FARMER
Characteristics: xxiv, 579 p. : maps ; 20 cm.
Subjects: Christian saints.
Christian saints -- Biography -- Dictionaries.
Christian saints -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Dictionaries.
Christian saints -- Ireland -- Biography -- Dictionaries.


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