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Edition: Quercus Publishing
Date of issue: August 4th 2011
ISBN: 0857381660
ISBN 13: 9780857381668
The author of the book: Paul Stephenson
Language: English
Format files: PDF
The size of the: 6.93 MB

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A fascinating survey of the life and enduring legacy of perhaps the greatest and most unjustly ignored of the Roman emperors-written by a richly gifted historian.
In 312 A.D., Constantine-one of four Roman emperors ruling a divided empire-marched on Rome to establish his control. On the eve of the battle, a cross appeared to him in the sky with an exhortation, "By this sign conquer." Inscribing the cross on the shields of his soldiers, Constantine drove his rivals into the Tiber and claimed the imperial capital for himself.
Under Constantine, Christianity emerged from the shadows, its adherents no longer persecuted. Constantine united the western and eastern halves of the Roman Empire. He founded a new capital city, Constantinople. Thereafter the Christian Roman Empire endured in the East, while Rome itself fell to the barbarian hordes.
Paul Stephenson offers a nuanced and deeply satisfying account of a man whose cultural and spiritual renewal of the Roman Empire gave birth to the idea of a unified Christian Europe underpinned by a commitment to religious tolerance.

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Born in Omaha, Paul spent his youth growing up in Wyoming, his adolescences in the Colorado Rockies and his young adulthood pursuing his Bachelor’s Degree at Luther College. He started is professional life as a paralegal that lead him into government work where he ran the nationally recognized Colorado judicial collection investigator program. He has also been recognized as a certified trainer through Mountain States Employers Council. As well as practicing to be a good steward, he spends his time as a corporate trainer.



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