A World Full of Gods

A World Full of Gods : Pagans, Jews and Christians in the Roman Empire

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First published in 1999, Hopkins explains why Christianity triumphed during the Roman Empire and challenges our perceptions about what religion was really like in its early stages. The author also argues that there were many Jesuses, as shown by the different ways in which he is portrayed in the Gospels.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 416 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 26mm | 345g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 4 colour 8b
  • 0753810654
  • 9780753810651

About Keith Hopkins

Keith Hopkins is Professor of Ancient History at King's College, Cambridge and a fellow of the British Academy. He has been a visiting professor at the universities of Pennsylvania, California, Berkeley and Los Angeles, and a member of the Institute for Advanced Studies at Princeton.show more

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