In 11 in-depth essays and over 500 encyclopedia entries, a cast of experts provides fresh perspectives on an era marked by the rise of two world religions, unprecedented upheavals, and the creation of art of enduring glory. 79 illustrations, 16 in color.

Late Antiquity: A Guide to the Postclassical World 1999, Belknap Press: An Imprint of Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674511736