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A.D. 381 : heretics, pagans, and the dawn of the monotheistic state

Author: Charles Freeman
Publisher: Woodstock, NY : Overlook Press, 2009. ©2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A comprehensive study of the rise of the monotheistic state in the late Roman Empire under Theodosius that brought an end to paganism.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Freeman, Charles, 1947-
A.D. 381.
Woodstock, NY : Overlook Press, 2009, ©2008
(OCoLC)742327897
Named Person: Theodosius, Emperor of Rome; Theodosius, Emperor of Rome; Theodosius, Emperor of Rome
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Freeman
ISBN: 159020171X 9781590201718 9781590202876 1590202872 9781448720910 1448720915
OCLC Number: 233549476
Notes: Originally published: London : Pimlico, 2008.
Description: xx, 252 pages : map ; 24 cm
Contents: Disaster --
The divine emperor --
Free speech in the classical world --
The coming of the Christian state --
True God from true God? --
The swansong of free speech : the theological orations of Gregory of Nazianzus --
Constantinople, 381 : the imposition of orthodoxy --
Ambrose and the politics of control --
The assault on paganism --
Epiphanius' witchhunt --
Enforcing the law --
Augustine sets the seal --
Collapse in the Christian West --
Faith, reason, and the Trinity --
Appendix: The creeds of Nicaea (325), Constantinople (391), and Athanasius (c. 430?).
Other Titles: Anno Domini 381
AD 381
Responsibility: Charles Freeman.

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A comprehensive study of the rise of the monotheistic state in the late Roman Empire under Theodosius that brought an end to paganism.

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