Saint Augustine: De Civitate Dei (City of God) Books I and II

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Overview

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
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JACT Review - Jennifer Milligan
this is a very useful introduction to Augustine in Latin.'
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780856687525
  • Publisher: Aris and Phillips
  • Publication date: 5/1/2006
  • Language: Latin
  • Series: Classical Texts Series
  • Pages: 240
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.40 (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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