History of Christianity


Show Synopsis

First published in 1976, Paul Johnson's exceptional study of Christianity has been loved and widely hailed for its intensive research, writing, and magnitude--"a tour de force, one of the most ambitious surveys of the history of Christianity ever attempted and perhaps the most radical" ( New York Review of Books ). In a highly readable companion to books on faith and history, the scholar and author Johnson has illuminated the Christian world and its fascinating history in a way that no other has. Johnson takes off in the ...

Filter Results
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency

Customer Reviews

Write a Review


Jul 19, 2012

A historical perspective

Mr. Johnson provides a straight-from-the-shoulder account of world history and the Catholic church's role in it. It is very readable without being overly scholarly, yet the reader can tell it is well-researched.
Mr. Johnson writes without preaching and tells a great story with a myriad of detail and interesting facts to support it.

See All Customer Reviews

This item doesn't have extra editions