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By Boniface Ramsey

ISBN-10: 0415118417

ISBN-13: 9780415118415

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ISBN-13: 9780415118422

St. Ambrose, Bishop of Milan from 374 to 397, was once essentially the most very important figures of the fourth century Roman empire. This quantity explores the big influence of Ambrose on Western civilization, and examines the complexity of his principles and effect; as a poet, ascetic, mystic and flesh presser. Ambrose combines an updated account of his existence and paintings, with translations of key writings. Ramsey's quantity provides a accomplished and obtainable perception right into a rather unexplored personality and argues that Ambrose has encouraged the Western international in methods as but unrealized.

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