"Even if theology and ancient history are subjects you avoid, you should not miss this book. It's lucidity and critical challenge are a feast for the mind" (John Carey Sunday Times
"Astonishing... Breathtaking... The sad history of heresy-hunting starts here" (Paul Cartledge)
"Freeman has a talent for narrative history and for encapsulating the more arcane disputes of ancient historians and theologians" (Mary Beard Independent
A provoking - and timely - examination of one of the most important moments in Church history.