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Procopius

Author: Procopius.; H B Dewing
Publisher: London : W. Heinemann ; New York : The Macmillan Co., 1914-1954.
Series: Loeb classical library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Greek, Ancient [to 1453]View all editions and formats
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History of the Wars by the Byzantine historian Procopius (late fifth century to after 558 CE) consists largely of sixth century CE military history, with much information about peoples, places, and special events. Powerful description complements careful narration. Procopius is just to the empire's enemies and boldly criticises emperor Justinian.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Procopius.
Procopius.
London, W. Heinemann; New York, Macmillan Co., 1914-
(OCoLC)568734962
Named Person: Justinian, Emperor of the East; Justinien, empereur byzantin; Justinian, Emperor of the East
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Procopius.; H B Dewing
ISBN: 0674991192 9780674991194
OCLC Number: 3117236
Language Note: Greek and English on opposite pages.
Notes: Greek and English on opposite pages.
Vols. 2-5 have imprint: London, W. Heinemann; New York, G.P. Putnam's sons, v. 6 has imprint: London, W. Heinemann ltd.; Cambridge, Mass., Harvard university press.
Description: 7 volumes : frontispiece, portrait, folded maps, folded plan ; 17 cm.
Contents: I. History of the wars, books I and II. The Persian war. --
II. History of the wars, books III and IV. The Vandalic war. --
III-V. History of the wars, books V[-VIII] The Gothic war. --
VI. The Anecdota, or Secret history. --
VII. Buildings. General index to Procopius.
Series Title: Loeb classical library.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: with an English translation by H.B. Dewing.

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