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The Byzantines

Author: Averil Cameron
Publisher: Oxford : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
Series: Peoples of Europe.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Byzantium occupies an uncertain place in European history. Though often misconstrued as a vanished successor to the classical world, Byzantium belongs in the mainstream history of Europe and the Mediterranean. This book introduces the reader to the complex history, ethnicity, and identity of the Byzantine Empire.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Averil Cameron
ISBN: 9781405198332 1405198338
OCLC Number: 429601392
Notes: Originally published: Oxford: Blackwell, 2006.
Description: xiv, 275 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: What was Byzantium? --
The changing shape of Byzantium : from late antiquity to 1025 --
The changing shape of Byzantium : from 1025 to 1453 --
The Byzantine mirage --
Ruling the Byzantine state --
An Orthodox society? --
How people lived --
Education and culture --
Byzantium and Europe --
Byzantium and the Mediterranean.
Series Title: Peoples of Europe.
Responsibility: Averil Cameron.

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This volume brings Byzantium - often misconstrued as a vanished successor to the classical world - to the forefront of European history Focuses on the identity, ethnicity, and culture of the  Read more...

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"The Byzantines is a welcome addition to the renewal of Byzantine Studies in contemporary academia." (Canadian Journal of History, winter 2009) Winner of the 2006 John D. Criticos Prize "Seeks Read more...

 
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