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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
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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
History
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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