This revised edition presents the history of the Byzantine Empire from the 6th to the 15th century, not merely in terms of political events, but also ...Show synopsisThis revised edition presents the history of the Byzantine Empire from the 6th to the 15th century, not merely in terms of political events, but also through the art, literature, and thought of Byzantine society. It emphasizes the constant tension between continuity and change, between conservation of the traditions of the Roman Empire of Augustus and Trajan and the Christian Roman Empire of Constantine and his successors on the one hand, and on the other, the need to react positively to the loss of the Latin-speaking west and the successive challenges offered by the Arab conquests, the Crusades, and the inexorable expansion of the Ottoman Empire.Hide synopsis
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Description:Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 0297778218. DJ has light edgewear...Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 0297778218. DJ has light edgewear with a few small tears along top edge.; 224 pages; This volume describes the story of Byzantine civilization after the definitive triumph of Christianity in AD 500 and concludes with the fall of Constantinople to the Turks in 1453.
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Description:Very good. From the Birth of a New Empire, 500-641 AD, through...Very good. From the Birth of a New Empire, 500-641 AD, through to Defeat and Disintegration, 1204-1453. Generously illustrated. Condition notes: A little bumping to the base of the spine, otherwise excellent.
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