Coverart for item
The Resource Through the eye of a needle : wealth, the fall of Rome, and the making of Christianity in the West, 350-550 AD, Peter Brown

Through the eye of a needle : wealth, the fall of Rome, and the making of Christianity in the West, 350-550 AD, Peter Brown

Label
Through the eye of a needle : wealth, the fall of Rome, and the making of Christianity in the West, 350-550 AD
Title
Through the eye of a needle
Title remainder
wealth, the fall of Rome, and the making of Christianity in the West, 350-550 AD
Statement of responsibility
Peter Brown
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the intellectual and social history of wealth in the early Christian church, examining the financial rise of the church and its effects on the waning Roman empire as well as the church's own beliefs on poverty
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10154476
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Peter
Dewey number
270.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BR162.3
LC item number
.B77 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Church history
  • Wealth
  • Rome
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
wealth, the fall of Rome, and the making of Christianity in the West, 350-550 AD
Label
Through the eye of a needle : wealth, the fall of Rome, and the making of Christianity in the West, 350-550 AD, Peter Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 641-741) and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Wealth, Christianity, and giving at the end of an ancient world -- pt. 2. An age of affluence -- pt. 3. An age of crisis -- pt. 4. Aftermaths -- pt. 5. Toward another world
Control code
2011045697
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxx, 759 p.
Isbn
9780691152905
Lccn
2011045697
Other physical details
col. ill., maps
Label
Through the eye of a needle : wealth, the fall of Rome, and the making of Christianity in the West, 350-550 AD, Peter Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 641-741) and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Wealth, Christianity, and giving at the end of an ancient world -- pt. 2. An age of affluence -- pt. 3. An age of crisis -- pt. 4. Aftermaths -- pt. 5. Toward another world
Control code
2011045697
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxx, 759 p.
Isbn
9780691152905
Lccn
2011045697
Other physical details
col. ill., maps

Library Locations

    • Central LibraryBorrow it
      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.271302100000 -97.746016800000
Processing Feedback ...