Augustine: De Civitate Dei Books I and II

Augustine: De Civitate Dei Books I and II

by P. G. Walsh, Saint Augustine
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0856687529

ISBN-13: 9780856687525

Pub. Date: 05/01/2006

Publisher: Aris and Phillips

This edition of Books I & II of St Augustine's City of God is the only edition in English to provide a text and translation as well as a detailed commentary of this most influential document in the history of western Christianity. In these books, written in the aftermath of the sack of Rome in AD 410 by the Goths, Augustine replies to the pagans, who attributed the

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This edition of Books I & II of St Augustine's City of God is the only edition in English to provide a text and translation as well as a detailed commentary of this most influential document in the history of western Christianity. In these books, written in the aftermath of the sack of Rome in AD 410 by the Goths, Augustine replies to the pagans, who attributed the fall of Rome to the Christian religion and its prohibition of the worship of the pagan gods. Latin text with facing-page translation, introduction and commentary

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780856687525
Publisher:
Aris and Phillips
Publication date:
05/01/2006
Series:
Classical Texts Series
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction
Notes
Text and Translation book 1
Text and Trasnlation book II
Indicies

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