Journals Higher Education



Published: 22 December 2020

384 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198841241

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Augustine's City of God

A Reader's Guide

Second Edition

Gerard O'Daly

  • The most comprehensive modern guide to one of the seminal works in European literature.
  • Fully revised new edition taking into account new research on Augustine and his time.
  • Accessible to non-specialists, with translations of any Latin and Greek given.
  • It provides for the reader a global interpretation of the City of God and situates it in its context.

New to this Edition:

  • An extensive summary of the City of God's contents.
  • Suggestions for further reading at the end of each chapter.
  • Existing topics have been further developed, taking into account recent research.