`De doctrina christiana'/Reading and Wisdom (Book Reviews)

Green, Roger
June 1999
International Journal of the Classical Tradition;Summer99, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p117
Book Review
Reviews the book `De doctrina christiana: A Classic of Western Culture,' edited by Duane W.H. Arnold and Pamela Bright and `Reading & Wisdom: The De doctrina christiana of Augustine in the Middle Ages,' edited by Edward D. English.


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