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- Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 54.95
Examining the numerous primary sources, including inscriptions, religions, histories, literary references, legal codes, and archaeological reports, Linda Jones Hall presents a composite history of late antique Berytus - from its founding as a Roman colony in the time of Augustus, to its development into a center of legal study under Justinian. The... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2002; US$ 37.00
A collection of essays on the use of humour by late antique and early medieval writers. more...
- University of California Press 2002; US$ 73.95
An apostolic lifestyle characterized by total material renunciation, homelessness, and begging was practiced by monks throughout the Roman Empire in the fourth and fifth centuries. Such monks often served as spiritual advisors to urban aristocrats whose patronage gave them considerable authority and independence from episcopal control. This book is... more...
- Wiley 2011; US$ 130.00 US$ 112.67
This book is a concise narrative of Byzantine history from the time of Constantine the Great (AD 306) to the fall of Constantinople in 1453. Argues that Byzantium was important in its own right but also served as a bridge between East and West and ancient and modern society. Uses the chronological political history of the empire as a... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 54.95
The Rome that Did Not Fall provides a well-illustrated, comprehensive narrative and analysis of the Roman empire in the east, charting its remarkable growth and development which resulted in the distinct and enduring civilization of Byzantium. It considers: * the fourth century background * the invasions of Attila * the resources of the east * the... more...
- Wiley 2008; US$ 63.95 US$ 55.42
This major survey of the history and culture of Roman Britain spans the period from the first century BC to the fifth century AD. Major survey of the history and culture of Roman Britain Brings together specialists to provide an overview of recent debates about this period Exceptionally broad coverage, embracing political, economic,... more...
- Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 37.00
The fourth volume of Barbarism and Religion, first published in 2005, which focuses on eighteenth-century Europe. more...