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Published: 19 December 2013

150 Pages


ISBN: 9780197265574

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Religion, Language and Community in the Roman Near East

Constantine to Muhammad

Fergus Millar

OUP/British Academy

Schweich Lectures on Biblical Archaeology

  • Comprises the text of the 2010 Schweich Lectures in Biblical Archaeology
  • Covers a wide range of religions and ethnic groups in the Near East in 4th to 7th centuries, including Greek Christians, Syriac-speaking Christians, Jews,Samaritans and Arabs
  • Examines the rise of Islam against the backdrop of the preaching of biblical monotheism