By Philip Rousseau
- Provides a vital review of present scholarship on past due antiquity – from among the accession of Diocletian in advert 284 and the top of Roman rule within the Mediterranean
- Comprises 39 essays from a few of the world's premiere students of the era
- Presents this once-neglected interval as an age of strong transformation that formed the fashionable world
- Emphasizes the critical significance of faith and its reference to monetary, social, and political life
- Winner of the 2009 unmarried quantity Reference/Humanities & Social Sciences PROSE award granted via the organization of yankee Publishers
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