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The City of God, Books I-VII
Written during the time when the Roman Empire was crumbling, Augustine's De civitate Dei tackles the questions raised by the decline of the political and social order. Here, in Books One through Seven (of the total of twenty-two books in this monumental work), Augustine examines the history of the Roman Republic and Empire. Though based on a false religion and a lust for domination, the rise of Rome was nevertheless ordained by God's providence.

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  • Additional Details
    • SKU: 9780813215549
    • Manufacturer: Catholic Univ Of Amer Pr
    • Language of Text: English
    • ISBN 13: 9780813215549
    • Publication Date: 01/01/1950
    • Format: Paperback
    • Author: St Augustine
    • Author: Gerald G. Walsh
    • Author: Demetrius B. Zema
    • Page Count: 504
    • Width: 5.50 inches
    • Height: 1.12 inches
    • Length: 8.50 inches
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