A Companion to Late Antiquity (Blackwell Companions to the by Philip Rousseau

By Philip Rousseau

An available and authoritative review taking pictures the power and variety of scholarship that exists at the transformative period of time referred to as overdue antiquity.

  • Provides an important evaluation of present scholarship on past due antiquity – from among the accession of Diocletian in advert 284 and the tip of Roman rule within the Mediterranean
  • Comprises 39 essays from many of the world's preferable students of the era
  • Presents this once-neglected interval as an age of robust transformation that formed the fashionable world
  • Emphasizes the relevant significance of faith and its reference to monetary, social, and political life
  • Winner of the 2009 unmarried quantity Reference/Humanities & Social Sciences PROSE award granted by way of the organization of yankee Publishers

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