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Byzantium at war, AD 600-1453

Author: John F Haldon
Publisher: New York : Routledge, ©2003.
Series: Essential histories.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Byzantium survived for 800 years, yet its dominions and power fluctuated dramatically during that time. John Haldon tells the story, from the days when the empire was barely clinging on to survival, to the age when its fabulous wealth attracted Viking mercenaries and Asian nomad warriors to its armies, their very appearance on the field being enough to bring enemies to terms. In 1453 the last emperor of Byzantium  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Military history
Bildband
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John F Haldon
ISBN: 0415968615 9780415968614 9780203494622 0203494628
OCLC Number: 187705978
Notes: Originally published: Essential histories 33 : Byzantium at war, AD 600-1453. Oxford, Osprey Pub., 2002.
Description: 95 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 26 cm.
Contents: Introduction: Chronology --
The political world of Byzantium --
Neighbours and enemies --
Why and how did Byzantium fight wars? --
Organising for war --
Recruitment, discipline, and life on campaign --
War and peace --
Metrios-a farmer --
Death of an empire --
War, peace, and survival.
Series Title: Essential histories.
Responsibility: John Haldon.
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Traces the 800-year history of Byzantium. From the early uncertain years of the empire, to the triumphal period when its wealth attracted Viking and Asian warriors to join its armies, and finally to  Read more...

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