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Augustine

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This edition was published in by Twayne Publishers in Boston.

Written in English

152 pages

Saint Augustine -- the celebrated theologian who served as Bishop of Hippo from 396 C.E. until his death in 430 C.E. -- is widely regarded as one of the most influential thinkers in the Western world. His autobiography, Confessions, remains among the most important religious writings in the Christian tradition. In this eye-opening and eminently readable biography, renowned historical scholar James J. O'Donnell picks up where Augustine himself left off to offer a fascinating, in-depth portrait of an unparalleled politician, writer, and churchman in a time of uncertainty and religious turmoil.Augustine is a triumphant chronicle of an extraordinary life that is certain to surprise and enlighten even those who believed they knew the complex and remarkable man of God.

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Augustine

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Saint Augustine -- the celebrated theologian who served as Bishop of Hippo from 396 C.E. until his death in 430 C.E. -- is widely regarded as one of the most influential thinkers in the Western world. His autobiography, Confessions, remains among the most important religious writings in the Christian tradition. In this eye-opening and eminently readable biography, renowned historical scholar James J. O'Donnell picks up where Augustine himself left off to offer a fascinating, in-depth portrait of an unparalleled politician, writer, and churchman in a time of uncertainty and religious turmoil.Augustine is a triumphant chronicle of an extraordinary life that is certain to surprise and enlighten even those who believed they knew the complex and remarkable man of God.

Augustine

This edition was published in by Twayne Publishers in Boston.


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 140-149.
Includes index.

Series
Twayne's world authors series ;, TWAS 759., Latin literature, Twayne's world authors series ;, TWAS 759., Twayne's world authors series.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
270.2/0924
Library of Congress
BR65.A62 O36 1985

The Physical Object

Pagination
152 p. ;
Number of pages
152

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL2865117M
Internet Archive
augustine0000odon
ISBN 10
080576609X
LC Control Number
84028133
Library Thing
6061819
Goodreads
3704730

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