Introduction to the History of Christianity

Introduction to the History of Christianity

by Tim Dowley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0800634969

ISBN-13: 9780800634964

Pub. Date: 08/28/2002

Publisher: Augsburg Fortress, Publishers

The 2000-year history of Christianity is a dramatic, intriguing, and often surprising story, told here in the most popular one-volume illustrated reference book on church history ever published. It is a story of people and movements, told in this edition in words, pictures, and charts. This global account is presented period by period, from the world of Greece and…  See more details below

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The 2000-year history of Christianity is a dramatic, intriguing, and often surprising story, told here in the most popular one-volume illustrated reference book on church history ever published. It is a story of people and movements, told in this edition in words, pictures, and charts. This global account is presented period by period, from the world of Greece and Rome to events in China and Eastern Europe in the 1990s. More than sixty specialists from ten countries have contributed their expertise to the main chapters and short feature articles on people, movements, and subjects of special interest. More than four hundred photographs and thirty maps, charts, and diagrams illuminate the fascinating account.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780800634964
Publisher:
Augsburg Fortress, Publishers
Publication date:
08/28/2002
Pages:
688
Product dimensions:
6.26(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.27(d)

Table of Contents

Sect. 1God and History
Sect. 2Beginnings1
Sect. 3Acceptance and Conquest325
Sect. 4A Christian Society600
Sect. 5Reform1500
Sect. 6Reason, Revival and Revolution1650
Sect. 7Cities and Empires1789
Sect. 8Present and Future

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