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A history of the Byzantine state and society

Author: Warren Treadgold
Publisher: Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This comprehensive of Byzantium covers the period from when the emperor Diocletian separated what became Byzantium from the western Roman Empire, through when the last Byzantine outposts fell to the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Warren Treadgold
ISBN: 0804724210 9780804724210 0804726302 9780804726306
OCLC Number: 37154904
Description: xxiii, 1019 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I. The Enlarged State and the Burdened Society. 1. The refoundation of the Empire --
2. The state under strain --
3. The danger of barbarization --
4. The formation of Byzantine society --
Part II. The Interrupted Advance. 5. The eastern recovery --
6. The reconquests and the plague --
7. The danger of overextension --
8. A divided society --
Part III. The Contained Catastrophe. 9. Two fights for survival --
10. The war of attrition --
11. The passing of the crisis --
12. The shrinking of society --
Part IV. The Long Revival. 13. Internal reforms --
14. External gains --
15. The gains secured --
16. The great conquests --
17. The expansion of society --
Part V. The Weak State and the Wealthy Society. 18. Erratic government --
19. Improvised reconstruction 20. Diminishing security --
21. A restless society --
Part VI. The Failed Restoration. 22. The successor states --
23. The restored empire --
24. The breakdown --
25. The end of Byzantine independence --
26. The separation of society from state.
Responsibility: Warren Treadgold.
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