The Emperor Constantine / Edition 2

The Emperor Constantine / Edition 2

by Hans A. Pohlsander
     
 

First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.See more details below

Overview

First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415319386
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/01/2004
Series:
Lancaster Pamphlets in Ancient History Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

1Introduction1
2The soldier emperors and Diocletian4
3Constantine's rise to power13
4Constantine's conversion22
5Constantine as the sole ruler of the west31
6The conflict with Licinius40
7The Arian controversy, the Council of Nicaea and its aftermath48
8The crisis in the imperial family56
9The new Rome63
10Constantine's government73
11Constantine's final years, death and burial80
12Constantine's image in Roman art85
13An assessment90
App. IThe sources for the reign of Constantine95
App. IIGlossary of Greek, Latin and technical terms98
App. IIIBiographical notes102
App. IVThe creeds109

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