The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Constantine offers students a comprehensive one-volume survey of this pivotal emperor and his times. Richly illustrated and designed as a readable survey accessible to all audiences, it also achieves a level of scholarly sophistication and a freshness of interpretation that will be welcomed by the experts. The volume is divided into five sections that examine political history, religion, social and economic history, art, and foreign relations during the reign of Constantine, who steered the Roman Empire on a course parallel with his own personal development. Each chapter examines the intimate interplay between emperor and empire, and between a powerful personality and his world. Collectively, they show how both were mutually affected in ways that shaped the world of Late Antiquity and even affect our own world today.Revue de presse :
"This companion is an introduction to the study of the history of the Roman emperor Constantine. Sixteen international contributors wrote articles in their special fields for this book...There is an extensive bibliography with primary sources and translations and seconday sources with citations in various languages." --American Reference Books Annual
"This book is chock-full of information and interpretation and is a welcome addition to libraries and to scholars' bookshelves." --Michael Heintz, University of Notre Dame: Religious Studies Review
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Description du livre Cambridge University Press, 2005. Hardcover. État : Very Good. No Jacket. Text is bright and unmarked; binding is tight and square. Old bar code sticker stuck to the back cover. Lacking a dust jacket. 469pp. N° de réf. du libraire 052814
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