Manichaeism in the Later Roman Empire and Medieval China

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Mohr Siebeck, 1992 - History - 370 pages
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Contents

The Gnosis of Mani
1
The Apostle of Jesus Christ
33
in Mission and the Manichaean Church
86
The State the Church and Manichaeism
121
fngens fabula et longum mendacium
151
The most persecuted of heresies
192
Vn From Mesopotamia to Changan
219
Mani the Buddha of Light
243
The Religion of Light in South China
263
Bibliography of works cited
305
Index and glossary
353
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About the author (1992)

Samuel Nan-Chiang Lieu is Professor of Ancient History and Co-Director of the Ancient History Documentary Research Centre, Macquarie University. He is the author of many books including The Roman Eastern Frontier and the Persian Wars II AD 363 630 (with G. Greatrex, 2002), From Constantine to Julian: Pagan and Byzantine Views (with D. A. S. Montserrat, 1996), The Roman Eastern Frontier and the Persian Wars AD 226 363 (with M. Dodgeon, 1991, revised 1994, 1996).

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