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The end of the ancient world, from 381 to 630

by John Drury

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Published by Winston Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of L"ultimo mondo antico.

    Statementtranslated and adapted by John Drury ; illustrated by Franco Vignazia.
    SeriesIllustrated history of the church -- v.3.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[122] p. :
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18440234M
    ISBN 100030568269
    LC Control Number79067832
    OCLC/WorldCa8278125

    Ancient History Sourcebook: Documents of the Founding of Cyrene, c. BCE. Herodotus, The History, c. B.C. Book IV, '', , In this place they continued two years, but at the end of that time, as their ill luck still followed them, they went in a body to Delphi, where they made complaint at the shrine to the effect. The First Council of Nicaea (/ n aɪ ˈ s iː ə /; Greek: Νίκαια) was a council of Christian bishops convened in the Bithynian city of Nicaea (now İznik, Turkey) by the Roman Emperor Constantine I in AD This ecumenical council was the first effort to attain consensus in the church through an assembly representing all of Christendom. Hosius of Corduba may have presided over its.

    The Plague of Athens (Ancient Greek: Λοιμὸς τῶν Ἀθηνῶν, Loimos tôn Athênôn) was an epidemic that devastated the city-state of Athens in ancient Greece during the second year ( BC) of the Peloponnesian War when an Athenian victory still seemed within reach. The plague killed an estima to , people and is believed to have entered Athens through Piraeus. A lively and engaging narrative history showing the common threads in the cultures that gave birth to our own., The History of the Ancient World, From the Earliest Accounts to the Fall of Rome, Susan Wise Bauer,

    Ancient warfare is war as conducted from the beginnings of recorded history to the end of the ancient period. In Europe, the end of antiquity is often equated with the fall of Rome in In China, it can also be seen as ending in the 5th century, with the growing role of mounted warriors needed to counter the ever-growing threat from the north.   The period from the late Qing Dynasty (–BCE) to the National Government period saw a transition of wine making in China. Zhang Bishi, who was born in Guangzhou, Southern China, moved to Indonesia as a successful business man and then was Consul for .


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