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The first thousand years : a global history of Christianity, Robert Louis Wilken

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The first thousand years : a global history of Christianity
Title
The first thousand years
Title remainder
a global history of Christianity
Statement of responsibility
Robert Louis Wilken
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A narrative account of the history of Christianity from its beginning to the end of the first millennium. The principal theme is the slow drama of the building of a Christian civilization. A major theme is the mission of Christians among different peoples in many regions of the ancient world: Ethiopia, Nubia, Armenia, Georgia, Persia, central Asia, India, China as well as among the Germanic peoples of northern Europe and the Slavic peoples in the Balkans and Russia. The rise and spread of Islam is integral to the story"--
Summary
Describes the first 1,000 years of Christian history, from the early practices and beliefs through the conversion of Constantine as well as documenting its growth to communities in Ethiopia, Armenia, Central Asia, India and China
Writing style
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10151400
Cataloging source
DLC
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1936-
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Wilken, Robert Louis
Dewey number
270
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BR162.3
LC item number
.W55 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Church history
  • Church history
  • RELIGION / Christianity / History
  • RELIGION / Christian Church / History
  • HISTORY / Ancient / General
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a global history of Christianity
Label
The first thousand years : a global history of Christianity, Robert Louis Wilken
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
2012021755
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 388 p.
Isbn
9780300118841
Lccn
2012021755
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps
Label
The first thousand years : a global history of Christianity, Robert Louis Wilken
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
2012021755
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 388 p.
Isbn
9780300118841
Lccn
2012021755
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps

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