Augustine of Hippo

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University of California Press, 1969 - 463 pages
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a great insight to a complex man. - Goodreads
An impeccable work of Patristic scholarship. - Goodreads
Peter Brown writes with heavy prose. - Goodreads

Review: Augustine of Hippo: A Biography

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Vibrant writing stitched together with Augustine's own evocative words—really makes me want to dig into the Late Roman world! Read full review

Review: Augustine of Hippo: A Biography

User Review  - Jeremy - Goodreads

Very good. I finished the main part of the book on Dec. 18, 2012. I'm reading an updated copy (2000), so Brown discusses what new developments have happened since the book was first published in 1967. Peter Matheson has a helpful review here. Read full review

Contents

Preface Page
9
Chronological Table A
16
Monica
28
Education
35
i Dualism
46
Friends
61
386395
74
The Platonists
88
Seek His Face Evermore
270
410420
281
Chronological Table D
282
The Sack of Rome
287
Writing the City of God
299
Civitas peregrina
313
Unity Achieved
330
Pelagius and Pelagianism
340

IO Philosophy
101
Cassiciacum
123
Thagaste
132
Hippo
138
T5 The Lost Future
146
The Confessions
158
Chronological Table C
184
Saluberrima consilia
203
Ubi Ecclesia?
212
Instantia page
226
Disciplina
233
Populus Dei
244
Doctrina Christiana
259
Causa Gratiae
353
Fundatissima Fides
365
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366
Chronological Table E
378
Julian of Eclanum i
381
Predestination
398
Old Age
408
The End of Roman Africa
419
Death
427
Bibliographical Table
435
Index
453
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