Byzantine trade, 4th-12th centuries : the archaeology of local, regional and international exchange : papers of the thirty-eighth Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies, St John's College, University of Oxford, March 2004 (Book, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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Byzantine trade, 4th-12th centuries : the archaeology of local, regional and international exchange : papers of the thirty-eighth Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies, St John's College, University of Oxford, March 2004

Author: Marlia Mundell Mango
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub., ©2009.
Series: Publications (Society for the Promotion of Byzantine Studies (Great Britain)), 14.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The 28 papers examine questions relating to the extent and nature of Byzantine trade from Late Antiquity into the Middle Ages. The Byzantine state was the only political entity of the Mediterranean to survive Antiquity and thus offers a theoretical standard against which to measure diachronic and regional changes in trading practices within the area and beyond. To complement previous extensive work on late antique
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Genre/Form: Kongress
Conference papers and proceedings
Congresses
Named Person: Handel
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marlia Mundell Mango
ISBN: 9780754663102 0754663108
OCLC Number: 244293201
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxxi, 477 pages : illustrations, maps, plans ; 24 cm.
Contents: Marlia Mundell Mango, Byzantine Trade: Local, Regional, Interregional and International --
Emilie Savage-Smith, Maps Arid Trade --
Sean Kingsley, Mapping Track by Shipwrecks --
Olga Karagiorgou, Mapping Trade by The Amphora --
Yoram Tsafrir, Trade, Workshops and Shops in Bet Shean / Scythopolis, 4th --
8th Centuries --
Elizabeth Rodziewicz Ivory, Bone, Glass and Other Production at Alexandria, 5th --
9th Centuries --
Rossina Kostova, Polychrome Ceramics in Preslav, 9th to 11th Centuries: Where Were They Produced and Used? --
Agnès Vokaer, Brittle Ware Trade in Syria Between The 5th and 8th Centuries --
Mark P.C. Jackson, Local Painted Pottery Trade in Early Byzantine Isauria --
Nergis Günsenin, Ganos Wine and its Circulation in The 11th Century --
Pamela Armstrong, Trade in The East Mediterranean in The 8th Century --
Joanna Dimopoufos, Trade of Byzantine Red Wares, End of The 11th --
13th Centuries --
Hallie Meredith, Evaluating The Movement of Open-Work Glassware in Late Antiquity --
Natalija Ristovska, Distribution Patterns of Middle Byzantine Painted Glass Marlia Mundell Mango, Tracking Byzantine Silver and Copper Metalware, 4th-12th Centuries --
Michael Decker, Export Wine Trade to West and East --
Hiromi Kinoshita, Foreign Glass Excavated in China, From The 4th to 12th Centuries --
Philip M. Kenrick, On The Silk Route: Imported and Regional Pottery at Zeugma --
Anne Mccabe, Imported Materia Medka, 4th-12th Centuries, and Byzantine Pharmacology --
Ewan Campbell and Christopher Bowles, Byzantine Trade to The Edge of The World: Mediterranean Pottery Imports to Atlantic Britain in The 6th Century --
Christopher J. Salter, Early Tin Extraction in The South-West of England: A Resource For Mediterranean Metalworkers in Late Antiquity? --
Sean Kingsley, Great Voyages, Great Ocean-Going Ships? --
Steven E. Sidebotham, Northern Red Sea Ports and Their Networks in The Lateroman/Byzantine Period --
David W. Phillipson, Aksum, The Entrepot, and Highland Ethiopia, 3th --
12th Centuries --
David Jacoby, Venetian Commercial Expansion in The Eastern Mediterranean 8th --
11th Centuries --
I. Andreescu-Treadgold and Julian Hederson, How Does The Glass of The Wall Mosaics At Torcello Contribute to The Study of Trade in The 11th Century? --
Jonathan Shepard, 'Mist and Portals': The Black Sea's North Coast --
Nikolaj Makarov, Rural Settlement and Trade Networks in Northern Russia. Ad 900-1290
Series Title: Publications (Society for the Promotion of Byzantine Studies (Great Britain)), 14.
Responsibility: edited by Marlia Mundell Mango.
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