0
Your cart

Your cart is empty

Books > History > Asian / Middle Eastern history > BCE to 500 CE

Buy Now

The Byzantines (Paperback) Loot Price: R593 Discovery Miles 5 930
The Byzantines (Paperback): Guglielmo Cavallo
The Byzantines (Paperback): Guglielmo Cavallo

Share your images

The Byzantines (Paperback)

Guglielmo Cavallo

 (sign in to rate)
Loot Price R593 Discovery Miles 5 930

Bookmark and Share

Usually dispatched within 7 - 13 working days.

For more than a thousand years, Byzantium flourished at the crossroads of the Eastern and Western worlds. But who were the people of the first modern civilized state? What features distinguished them from earlier civilizations, and what cultural characteristics, despite their multi-ethnic origins, made them uniquely Byzantine?
Through a series of remarkably detailed composite portraits, an international collection of distinguished scholars has created a startlingly clear vision of the Byzantines and their social world. Paupers, peasants, soldiers, teachers, bureaucrats, clerics, emperors, and saints--all are vividly and authentically presented in the context of ordinary Byzantine life. No comparable volume exists that so fascinatingly recovers from the past the men and women of Byzantium, their culture and their lifeways, and their strikingly modern worldview.

General

Imprint: University of Chicago Press
Country of origin: United States
Release date: April 1997
First published: May 1997
Authors: Guglielmo Cavallo
Dimensions: 226 x 152 x 18mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback
Pages: 296
ISBN-13: 978-0-226-09792-3
Barcode: 9780226097923
Categories: Books > Humanities > History > Asian / Middle Eastern history > BCE to 500 CE
Books > History > Asian / Middle Eastern history > BCE to 500 CE
Books > History > Asian / Middle Eastern history > BCE to 500 CE > General
Books > Humanities > History > Asian / Middle Eastern history > BCE to 500 CE > General
Promotions
Books > Humanities > History > European history > BCE to 500 CE
Books > History > European history > BCE to 500 CE
LSN: 0-226-09792-7

Is the information for this product incomplete, wrong or inappropriate? Let us know about it.

Does this product have an incorrect or missing image? Send us a new image.

Is this product missing categories? Add more categories.

Review This Product

No reviews yet - be the first to create one!

Loyalty partners