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The history of the church : a new translation

Author: Eusebius, of Caesarea Bishop of Caesarea; Jeremy M Schott
Publisher: Oakland, California : University of California Press, [2019]
Series: Joan Palevsky imprint in classical literature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Eusebius of Caesarea's Ecclesiastical History remains the single most important source for the history of the first three centuries of Christianity and stands among the classics of Western literature. Eusebius's iconic story of the church's origins, endurance of persecution, and ultimate triumph, with its cast of martyrs, heretics, bishops, and emperors, has profoundly shaped the understanding of Christianity's  Read more...
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Eusebius, of Caesarea, Bishop of Caesarea, approximately 260-approximately 340, author.
History of the church
Oakland, California : University of California Press, [2019]
(DLC) 2018045992
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eusebius, of Caesarea Bishop of Caesarea; Jeremy M Schott
ISBN: 9780520291102 0520291107
OCLC Number: 1054226318
Language Note: Translated from the Ancient Greek.
Notes: Translated from the Ancient Greek.
Description: xi, 536 pages : maps ; 20 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments Abbreviations General Introduction the ecclesiastical history Book 1 Book 2 Book 3 Book 4 Book 5 Book 6 Book 7 Book 8 Book 9 Book 10Appendix A. Maps Appendix B. Eusebius's Bishop Lists and Chronology Glossary Selected Bibliography Index Nominum (Index of Names) Index Locorum (Eusebius's Sources)
Series Title: Joan Palevsky imprint in classical literature.
Other Titles: Ecclesiastical history.
Responsibility: Eusebius of Caesarea, translated by Jeremy M. Schott.

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"Eusebius of Caesarea's Ecclesiastical History remains the single most important source for the history of the first three centuries of Christianity and stands among the classics of Western literature. Eusebius's iconic story of the church's origins, endurance of persecution, and ultimate triumph, with its cast of martyrs, heretics, bishops, and emperors, has profoundly shaped the understanding of Christianity's past. This fresh new translation, which includes detailed introductory essays and explanatory notes, presents Eusebius's work in a way that is both accessible to new readers and thought provoking for specialists"--Provided by publisher.

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