Byzantium: The Surprising Life of a Medieval Empire

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Byzantium: The Surprising Life of a Medieval Empire - Herrin, Judith

For a thousand years, Byzantium was a byword for imperial power, gold and international trade. This extraordinary but now little known empire combined paganism and classical Greek and Roman learning with orthodox Christianity, and for centuries held back the armies of Islam, making possible the transition from antiquity to modern Europe. From the ... Read More

Byzantium: The Surprising Life of a Medieval Empire 2009, Princeton University Press

ISBN-13: 9780691143699

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Byzantium: The Surprising Life of a Medieval Empire 2008, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780141031026

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Byzantium: The Surprising Life of a Medieval Empire 2008, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691131511

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Byzantium: The Surprising Life of a Medieval Empire 2007, Allen Lane, London

ISBN-13: 9780713999976

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