1st Edition

From Feasting To Fasting
The Evolution of a Sin

ISBN 9780415589048
Published August 10, 2010 by Routledge
308 Pages

USD $62.95

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Book Description

First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


'Grimm covers a huge time-span and an enormous number of texts and her work is sure to provoke vigorous debate ... Her observations are thought provoking.' – Journal of Roman Studies

'This book gives a fascinating insight into the history of the development of fasting and asceticism in the ancient world.' – European Eating Disorders Review