Table of Contents for Constantine the Emperor


Preface vii
Abbreviations ix
Map of the Roman Empire
xv
Introduction 1(4)
PART 1 IMPERIAL RESURRECTION
5(24)
Chapter 1 The Crisis of AD 260
7(13)
Chapter 2 The Renewal of the Roman Empire
20(9)
PART 2 DIOCLETIAN
29(36)
Chapter 3 The New Emperor
31(4)
Chapter 4 Emperors and Subjects
35(15)
Chapter 5 A New Look
50(5)
Chapter 6 Persia and the Caesars
55(10)
PART 3 CONSTANTINE AND DIOCLETIAN
65(40)
Chapter 7 The Court of Diocletian
67(15)
Chapter 8 Imperial Edicts and Moral Crusades
82(14)
Chapter 9 Minervina
96(4)
Chapter 10 The Succession
100(5)
PART 4 FATHERS AND SONS
105(24)
Chapter 11 The New Regime
107(8)
Chapter 12 Maxentius and Fausta
115(8)
Chapter 13 The End of Maximian
123(6)
PART 5 THE ROAD TO ROME
129(32)
Chapter 14 The Gathering Storm
131(6)
Chapter 15 The Battle of the Milvian Bridge
137(8)
Chapter 16 Freedom of Worship
145(5)
Chapter 17 The Conversion of Constantine
150(11)
PART 6 WAR AND PEACE
161(44)
Chapter 18 Reworking Past and Future
163(9)
Chapter 19 Governing the Empire
172(11)
Chapter 20 Maximus and Bassus
183(10)
Chapter 21 The Donatist Controversy
193(12)
PART 7 TRIUMPH AND TRAGEDY
205(44)
Chapter 22 The Defeat of Licinius
207(8)
Chapter 23 The Eastern Empire
215(6)
Chapter 24 Constantine Speaks to the Bishops
221(4)
Chapter 25 The Arian Controversy
225(8)
Chapter 26 Nicaea
233(6)
Chapter 27 Constantinople and Rome
239(10)
PART 8 RULER OF THE WORLD
249(43)
Chapter 28 Constantine's Government
251(8)
Chapter 29 Constantinople
259(10)
Chapter 30 An Ordered Society
269(6)
Chapter 31 Christians, Pagans, and Jews
275(10)
Chapter 32 Neighbors
285(5)
Chapter 33 End Times
290(2)
Epilogue 292(9)
Appendix: Finding Constantine 301(6)
Timeline 307(4)
Dramatis Personae 311(6)
Notes 317(30)
Bibliography 347(14)
Index 361