The Darkening Age

The Darkening Age

The Christian Destruction of the Classical World

Book - 2018
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Offers a history of the rise of Christianity in the classical world that focuses on its terrible cost, in terms of violence and dogmatic intolerance, that helped bring upon the dark ages
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2018
Edition: First U.S. edition
Copyright Date: ©2018
ISBN: 9780544800885
Characteristics: xxxv, 315 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm


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History, long written by the victors, schools us in the persecution of the early Christians by Roman leaders. But what’s left out of the narrative is the persecution of non-Christians and the systemic dismantling of the classical world by the early Christians, once they came into power. Nixey, a ... Read More »

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