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Augustine Thompson, O.P. Cities of God: The Religion of the Italian Communes, 1125–1325. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press. 2005. Pp. xii, 502

Of the Strange Case of Juan de Lepe, subsequently a resident of this city of Santo Domingo, on the island of Hispaniola; of how he was lost in Tierra Firme where a shipwreck left him among the wild Carib bowmen; and how miraculously God and his own courage rescued him from among them.

Of the Shipwreck and Marvelous event that befell a reverend canon of the holy cathedral of this our city of Santo Domingo on the island of Hispaniola and to others who experienced this crisis, from which they escaped by God's mercy in the manner that will be related here.


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A reaction to pagan criticisms following Alaric’s sack of Rome in 410, St Augustine of Hippo’s ‘great and arduous work’, written 413–27, uses extensive classical learning to argue against both paganism and Christian triumphalism.


Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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St Augustine (354—430) Doctor of the Church

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