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Theodosian Empresses: Women and Imperial Dominion in Late Antiquity

Theodosian Empresses

Women and Imperial Dominion in Late Antiquity

University of California Press (1989)
CA$36.72

Theodosian Empresses sets a series of compelling women on the stage of history and offers new...

Homer the Theologian: Neoplatonist Allegorical Reading and the Growth of the Epic Tradition

Homer the Theologian

Neoplatonist Allegorical Reading and the Growth of the Epic Tradition

University of California Press (1989)
CA$36.72

Here is the first survey of the surviving evidence for the growth, development, and influence of the...

Gregory the Great: Perfection in Imperfection

Gregory the Great

Perfection in Imperfection

University of California Press (1991)
CA$36.72

Gregory I (590-604) is often considered the first medieval pope and the first exponent of a truly...

On Roman Time: The Codex-Calendar of 354 and the Rhythms of Urban Life in Late Antiquity

On Roman Time

The Codex-Calendar of 354 and the Rhythms of Urban Life in Late Antiquity

University of California Press (1991)
CA$91.95

Because they list all the public holidays and pagan festivals of the age, calendars provide unique...

Subtle Bodies: Representing Angels in Byzantium

Subtle Bodies

Representing Angels in Byzantium

University of California Press (2001)
CA$68.96

Throughout the course of Byzantine history, Christian doctrine taught that angels have a powerful...

Wandering, Begging Monks: Spiritual Authority and the Promotion of Monasticism in Late Antiquity

Wandering, Begging Monks

Spiritual Authority and the Promotion of Monasticism in Late Antiquity

University of California Press (2002)
CA$85.00

An apostolic lifestyle characterized by total material renunciation, homelessness, and begging was...

Failure of Empire: Valens and the Roman State in the Fourth Century A.D.

Failure of Empire

Valens and the Roman State in the Fourth Century A.D.

University of California Press (2002)
CA$40.17

Failure of Empire is the first comprehensive biography of the Roman emperor Valens and his troubled...

Merovingian Mortuary Archaeology and the Making of the Early Middle Ages
University of California Press (2003)
CA$97.70

Clothing, jewelry, animal remains, ceramics, coins, and weaponry are among the artifacts that have...

Qusayr  'Amra: Art and the Umayyad Elite in Late Antique Syria

Qusayr 'Amra

Art and the Umayyad Elite in Late Antique Syria

University of California Press (2004)
CA$74.71

From the stony desolation of Jordan's desert, it is but a step through a doorway into the bath house...

Holy Bishops in Late Antiquity: The Nature of Christian Leadership in an Age of Transition

Holy Bishops in Late Antiquity

The Nature of Christian Leadership in an Age of Transition

University of California Press (2005)
CA$40.17

Between 300 and 600, Christianity experienced a momentous change from persecuted cult to state...