This Very Short Introduction traces the development of Augustine's thought, discussing his reaction to the thinkers before him, and themes such as freedom, creation, and the trinity. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly.
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Augustine: A Very Short Introduction
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Drawing on inscriptions, papyri, coinage, poetry, art, and archaeology, in this Very Short Introduction Peter Thonemann opens up the history and culture of the vast Hellenistic world, from the death of Alexander the Great BC to the Roman conquest of the Ptolemaic kingdom 30 BC. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly.
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Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, perspective, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make interesting and challenging topics highly readable. From Alexander to Augustus.
Demetrius the Besieger and Hellenistic kingship. Eratosthenes and the system of the world.
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