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Procopius and the sixth century

Author: Averil Cameron
Publisher: London : Routledge, 1996.
Series: Classical life and letters.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : Pbk. edView all editions and formats

In this new evaluation of Procopius, Professor Cameron emphasises the essential unity of the three works and, startin with the 'minor' ones, deomstrates their intimate connection with the Wars.


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Named Person: Procopius.; Procopius.
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Averil Cameron
ISBN: 9780203988725 0203988728 0415142946 9780415142946
OCLC Number: 826516611
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 308 pages) : maps
Contents: Part PART I --
chapter 1 Procopius: the Problem --
chapter 2 Procopius and the Crisis of Sixth-Century Literature --
chapter 3 The Discourse of Procopius --
part PART II --
chapter 4 Procopius and the Secret History --
chapter 5 Procopius and Theodora --
chapter 6 Procopius and the Buildings --
chapter 7 Procopius and Christianity --
chapter 8 The Historian of the Wars --
chapter 9 Procopius and the Persian Wars --
chapter 10 Procopius and Africa --
chapter 11 Procopius and Italy --
chapter 12 Times and Places --
part Part III --
chapter 13 The World of Procopius --
chapter 4 TEEN Procopius and Sixth-Century Political Thought.
Series Title: Classical life and letters.
Responsibility: Averil Cameron.


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'A grand synthesis, a rational scheme for understanding Procopius, his works, the sixth century, and late antiquity in general. Throughout, Cameron's grasp of the subject is masterfully intuitive and Read more...

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