Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 January 2017

272 Pages | 1 black and white map

6 x 8 inches

ISBN: 9781781383285

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Imperial Invectives against Constantius II

Translated with Commentary by Richard Flower

Liverpool University Press

Translated Texts for Historians LUP

  • Fluent and up-to-date translations of late Roman invectives, most of which have never been translated into English before
  • Substantial explanatory notes that will be useful to both established scholars and those new to the subject
  • Extensive introduction that provides a clear guide to a complex period of political and religious history in the central decades of the fourth century AD
  • Detailed analysis of the texts from historical, theological and literary perspectives
  • Accessible and innovative guide to the role of invective in the political life of the later Roman empire