A panorama of Russian Christian spirituality, richly illustrated with passages from formative works.
“Bolshakoff has written ‘...essentially a history of the great personalities of Russian monasticism—a study of memorable saintly figures whose spiritual lives characteristically varied from their Western counterparts’”—Parabola
“...an introduction to the lives, the spirituality, and the writings of the great Russian mystics...it can also serve as an outline of Russian monastic history”—Theology Digest
Softbound. 303 pp.