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By Philip Rousseau

ISBN-10: 1118255313

ISBN-13: 9781118255315

ISBN-10: 1405119802

ISBN-13: 9781405119801

An available and authoritative evaluate shooting the power and variety of scholarship that exists at the transformative period of time often called past due antiquity.

  • Provides a necessary assessment of present scholarship on overdue antiquity – from among the accession of Diocletian in advert 284 and the tip of Roman rule within the Mediterranean
  • Comprises 39 essays from a number of the world's most popular students of the era
  • Presents this once-neglected interval as an age of robust transformation that formed the fashionable world
  • Emphasizes the critical value of faith and its reference to financial, social, and political life
  • Winner of the 2009 unmarried quantity Reference/Humanities & Social Sciences PROSE award granted by way of the organization of yank Publishers

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