A convenient and concise account of one of the most important figures in ancient history. Pohlsander gives an even-handed assessment of the emperor's character, abilities as a soldier and statesman, and his achievements.
An account of Constantine, one of the most important figures in ancient history. Hans Pohlsander: describes the Roman world into which Constantine was born; assesses Constantine's ability as soldier and statesman; emphasizes the significance of Constantine as Rome's first Christian emperor; discusses the importance of the establishment of the new capital at Byzantium; gives an even-handed assessment of Constantine's achievement.
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"The author provides a clear, well-balanced picture of the life and deeds of the first Christian emperor of Rome." -The Journal of Indo-European Studies "Pohlsander has fulfilled his brief by providing a generally balanced accoutn of Constantine's reign in a clear, if uncomplicated and unchallenging manner. These virutes, combined with its brevity and price, will no doubt." -R. W. B. Salway, History Dept., University College London make it deservedly popular amongst its target audience.
Constantine by Hans A. Pohlsander
Hans A. Pohlsander
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