CITY OF GOD (ABRIDGED)
No book except the Bible itself had a greater influence on the Middle Ages than St. Augustine's City of God. Since medieval Europe was the cradle of today's Western civilization, this work is vital for an understanding of our world and how it came into being. Originally 22 books, this edition has been skillfully abridged for the reader by Vernon J. Bourke. Paperback. 563 pages.