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The Oxford dictionary of late Antiquity

Author: Oliver Nicholson
Publisher: [Oxford] : Oxford University Press, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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The 'Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity' is the first comprehensive reference book covering every aspect of history, culture, religion, and life in Europe, the Mediterranean, and the Near East (including the Persian Empire and Central Asia) between the mid-3rd and the mid-8th centuries AD, the era now generally known as Late Antiquity. This period saw the re-establishment of the Roman Empire, its conversion to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Oxford dictionary of late Antiquity. 2 vols.
Corby : Oxford University Press 2018
(OCoLC)1019650139
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Oliver Nicholson
ISBN: 9780191744457 019174445X 9780192562463 0192562460
OCLC Number: 1029736000
Awards: Winner of Finalist of the 2019 PROSE Award in Multivolume Reference/Humanities by the Association of American Publishers.
Description: 1 online resource (1744 pages)
Contents: Preliminary matterDedicationPrefaceAcknowledgementsContentsList of Area Advisors/Area EditorsList of ContributorsList of Contributor InitialsGeneral AbbreviationsBibliographic AbbreviationsNote to the ReaderA-Z main textEndmatterLate Antique RulersPrincipal Roman Emperors and UsurpersBarbarian KingsShahanshahs of the Sasanian DynastyRightly-Guided and 'Umayyad CaliphsOccupants of the Five Great Patriarchal SeesSee of AlexandriaSee of AntiochSee of ConstantinopleSee of JerusalemSee of Rome
Responsibility: edited by Oliver Nicholson.

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