Dying to be Men: Gender and Language in Early Christian Martyr Texts by L. Stephanie Professor Cobb (Hardback, 2008)

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At once brave and athletic, virtuous and modest, female martyrs in the second and third centuries were depicted as self-possessed gladiators and athletes who the same time exhibited the quintessentially "womanly" qualities of modesty, fertility, and beauty.