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Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo

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Type of entity

Person

Authorized form of name

Augustine, Saint, Bishop of Hippo

Parallel form(s) of name

  • Saint Augustine, Bishop of Hippo
  • Augustine of Hippo
  • Saint Augustine

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Dates of existence

ca. 354-430

History

"The son of a Christian mother and a pagan father, Augustine experienced a remarkable spiritual odyssey before converting to Christianity in 387. His major works were the Confessions, a sort of autobiography, and the City of God (De civitate Dei), contemplations on human conditions and goals..." -The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium

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Control area

Description identifier

US LCNAF n 80126290

Institution identifier

DcWaDIC

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAAR (CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families

Status

Draft

Level of detail

Minimal

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

This record was created by Jessica Cebra on January 29, 2016.

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Sources

LCNAF: http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80126290
Kazhdan, Alexander, and Timothy E. Gregory. "Augustine." In The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium. : Oxford University Press, 1991. http://www.oxfordreference.com/view/10.1093/acref/9780195046526.001.0001/acref-9780195046526-e-0578.

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