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  • Paperback: 144 pages
  • Publisher: OUP Oxford; New Ed edition (22 Feb. 2001)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0192854526
  • ISBN-13: 978-0192854520
  • Product Dimensions: 17.3 x 1 x 10.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
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magisterial and highly readable. (Bookseller)

About the Author

Henry Chadwick, formerly Regius Professor Emeritus of Divinity at the University of Cambridge. Among his other books are Early Christian Thought and the Classical Tradition, Priscillian of Avila, and Boethius: The Consolations of Music, Logic, Theology, and Philosophy (all published by OUP). He has also published an annotated translation of Augustine's Confessions (Oxford World's Classics), and, with his brother Owen, is General Editor of the Oxford History of the Christian Church.



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4.0 out of 5 starsHenry Chadwick has written an excellent introduction to Augustine’s life and thought - and in ...
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