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Downey, Glanville 1908-1991

Overview
Works: 149 works in 418 publications in 9 languages and 7,627 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Sources  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Collector, Other
Classifications: DS99.A6, 939.42
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Most widely held works about Glanville Downey
 
Most widely held works by Glanville Downey
Constantinople in the age of Justinian by Glanville Downey( Book )

27 editions published between 1960 and 2000 in English and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Significance of Constantinople in the shaping of Byzantine culture
Ancient Antioch by Glanville Downey( Book )

24 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 927 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A condensed version of A history of Antioch in Syria: from Seleucus to the Arab conquest, published in 1961, with additional material
A history of Antioch in Syria : from Seleucus to the Arab conquest by Glanville Downey( Book )

32 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and held by 878 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antioch in the age of Theodosius the Great by Glanville Downey( Book )

11 editions published between 1962 and 1968 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gaza in the early sixth century by Glanville Downey( Book )

10 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 770 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The late Roman Empire by Glanville Downey( Book )

18 editions published between 1969 and 1977 in English and French and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aristotle : dean of early science by Glanville Downey( Book )

3 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life and contributions to knowledge of the early Greek scientist and philosopher
Stories from Herodotus : a panorama of events and peoples of the ancient world by Herodotus( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Themistii Orationes quae supersunt by Themistius( Book )

17 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betrifft die Handschrift Cod. 579 der Burgerbibliothek Bern
Description of the Church of the Holy Apostles at Constantinople by Nikolaos Mesarites( Book )

9 editions published in 1957 in 3 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in the history of Caesarea Maritima by Charles T Fritsch( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chronicle of John Malalas by John Malalas( Book )

5 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belisarius, young general of Byzantium by Glanville Downey( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belisaurius became a Roman general in his early twenties and served the emperor Justinian. This book tells of Belisarius' role in re-conquest and restoration
A study of the comites Orientis and the consulares Syriae by Glanville Downey( )

18 editions published between 1908 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Themistii orationes quae supersunt by Themistius( Book )

15 editions published between 1965 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justinian and the imperial office by Glanville Downey( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orationes quae supersunt by Themistius( Book )

10 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Procopius by Procopius( Book )

14 editions published between 1914 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Procopius' History of the Wars in 8 books recounts the Persian Wars of emperors Justinus and Justinian down to 550 (2 books); the Vandalic War and after-events in Africa 532-546 (2 books); the Gothic War against the Ostrogoths in Sicily and Italy 536-552 (3 books); and a sketch of events to 554 (1 book). The whole consists largely of military history, with much information about peoples and places as well, and about special events. He was a diligent, careful, judicious narrator of facts and developments and shows good powers of description. He is just to the empire's enemies and boldly criticises emperor Justinian. -- jacket
Procopius in seven volumes by Procopius( Book )

9 editions published between 1914 and 2008 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Procopius by Procopius( Book )

17 editions published between 1914 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the Wars by the Byzantine historian Procopius (late fifth century to after 558 CE) consists largely of sixth century CE military history, with much information about peoples, places, and special events. Powerful description complements careful narration. Procopius is just to the empire's enemies and boldly criticises emperor Justinian
 
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Alternative Names
Downey, G.

Downey, G. 1908-

Downey, G. (Glanville), 1908-

Downey, Glanville 1908-

Downey, Robert Emory Glanville.

Downey Robert Emory Glanville 1908-1991

جلانفيل داوني، 1908-1991

جلانفيل داوني، و. 1908

ダウニー, G

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Procopius in seven volumesProcopius