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The empire of Manuel I Komnenos, 1143-1180

The empire of Manuel I Komnenos, 1143-1180

Author: Paul Magdalino; Cambridge University Press.
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book is the first recent study of the complex and brilliant reign of Manuel I (1143-1180) which marked the high point of the revival of the Byzantine empire in the age of the Crusades. The  Read more...


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Named Person: Manuel, (cesarz bizantyjski ;
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Magdalino; Cambridge University Press.
ISBN: 0521305713 9780521305716 0521526531 9780521526531
OCLC Number: 871734539
Notes: Aneksy.
Description: XIX, [7], 557 s. : il. ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Problems and sources; 1. The Comnenian empire between east and west; 2. Constantinople and the provinces; 3. The Comnenian system; 4. Government; 5. The guardians of Orthodoxy; 6. The emperor and his image; Epilogue.
Responsibility: Paul Magdalino.


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'This is a carefully constructed and richly documented account of the reign of Manuel I, who, as readers of this Bulletin will recall, was emperor at the time of Benjamin of Tudela's visit to Read more...

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