Aquinas's Summa: Background, Structure, and ReceptionBaker & Taylor
In this concise new volume by the acclaimed author of the biography of Saint Thomas Aquinas, Jean-Pierre Torrell brings his expertise to bear on Aquinas's Summa Theologiae. Readers will turn to this book again and again for a brief and popular introduction to Aquinas's masterpiece―its content; its historical, literary, and doctrinal settings; and its lasting significance.
This book is a masterpiece of concision and completeness. It will be of considerable interest to readers seeking to understand and appreciate the content, method, and impact of the Summa and the man who wrote it.
Author: Jean-Pierre Torrell
Translated by Benedict Guevin