Posted By: chomer () on 'Quotes' Title: Book as a Weapon Date: Fri Aug 14 13:49:10 2009 "Libanius mentions that in the fourth century C.E. parchment codices would be used in student fights. Parchment produced 'a big fat tome', which was 'ideal as a weapon in student warfare'". -- Catherine Heszer, Jewish Literacy in Roman Palestine, Mohr Siebeck: Tuebingen 2000, p. 143f --> Libanius, Oratio 58.5 Chomer Hodlam vytmavovat.
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