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Author Shaw, Jane, 1963-

Title Octavia, daughter of God : the story of a female messiah and her followers / Jane Shaw
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 398 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""PART I � Octavia""; ""Chapter 1 Seeking""; ""Chapter 2 Listening to God""; ""Chapter 3 The Daughter of God""; ""Chapter 4 Who was Mabel?""; ""PART II � The Community""; ""Chapter 5 The Female Apostles""; ""Chapter 6 How to Live For Ever""; ""Chapter 7 Trouble in Paradise""; ""Chapter 8 Going Global""; ""Chapter 9 Sex Difficulties""; ""Chapter 10 Don�t Fall in Love""; ""Chapter 11 Family Problems""; ""PART III � The World""; ""Chapter 12 Negotiating the World""; ""Chapter 13 Defeating the Bolshevik Menace""; ""Chapter 14 Open the Box!""
""Chapter 15 The Church""""Chapter 16 Death, after all""; ""Epilogue""; ""List of Abbreviations""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-376) and index
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Subject Barltrop, Mabel, 1866-1934.
Panacea Society.
Christian sects -- England -- Bedford -- History -- 20th century.
Women and religion -- England -- Bedford -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0300180632 (electronic bk.)
9780300180633 (electronic bk.)