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Synopsis:

Peter Brown presents a masterly history of Roman society in the second, third, and fourth centuries. Brown interprets the changes in social patterns and religious thought, breaking away from conventional modern images of the period.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [105]-129) and index.

About the Author

Peter Brown is Philip and Beulah Rollins Professor of History, Princeton University. Among his publications is The Rise of Western Christendom: Triumph and Diversity, 200-1000 A.D.

Princeton University

Table of Contents

1. A Debate on the Holy

2. An Age of Ambition

3. The Rise of the Friends of God

4. From the Heavens to the Desert: Anthony and Pachomius

Notes

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780674543218
Author:
Brown, Peter
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Subject:
History
Subject:
Church History
Subject:
Ancient - Rome
Subject:
Ancient - General
Subject:
Rome
Subject:
Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.
Subject:
World History-Ancient Near East
Copyright:
Edition Description:
1st Harvard University Press paperback ed.
Series:
Carl Newell Jackson lectures ;
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
March 1993
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
none
Pages:
148
Dimensions:
8 x 6 in 6 oz

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