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"This narrative of the 1st half Augustine's lifestyles conjures the highbrow and social milieu of the past due Roman Empire with a Proustian savour for detail." --New York Times
In Augustine, celebrated historian Robin Lane Fox follows Augustine of Hippo on his trip to the writing of his Confessions. Unbaptized, Augustine indulged in a lifetime of lust ahead of eventually confessing and changing. Lane Fox recounts Augustine's sexual sins, his time in an outlawed heretical sect, and his slow go back to spirituality. Magisterial and wonderfully written, Augustine is the authoritative portrait of this great determine at his so much considerate, susceptible, and profound.

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