By Calvin L. Troup
Augustine for the Philosophers dares to carry Augustine’s rhetoric and philosophy in dynamic stress together with his Christianity, scary severe reconsideration of Augustine, his presence in twentieth-century continental idea, and his impression upon smooth rhetoric and communique studies.
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Augustine for the Philosophers (Studies in Rhetoric and Religion) by Calvin L. Troup