The Making of Late Antiquity / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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.
About the Author
Peter Brown is Philip and Beulah Rollins Professor of History, Emeritus, at 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