A Companion to Byzantium

A Companion to Byzantium

Author: Liz James

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1444320025

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 488

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Using new methodological and theoretical approaches, A Companionto Byzantium presents an overview of the Byzantine world fromits inception in 330 A.D. to its fall to the Ottoman Turks in 1453. Provides an accessible overview of eleven centuries ofByzantine society Introduces the most recent scholarship that is transforming thefield of Byzantine studies Emphasizes Byzantium's social and cultural history, as well asits material culture Explores traditional topics and themes through freshperspectives
A Companion to Byzantium
Language: en
Pages: 488
Authors: Liz James
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-01-29 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Using new methodological and theoretical approaches, A Companionto Byzantium presents an overview of the Byzantine world fromits inception in 330 A.D. to its fall to the Ottoman Turks in 1453. Provides an accessible overview of eleven centuries ofByzantine society Introduces the most recent scholarship that is transforming thefield of Byzantine
A Companion to Byzantium and the West, 900-1204
Language: en
Pages: 592
Authors: Liz James
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-06 - Publisher: BRILL

This book explores the complex history of contact and exchange between Byzantium and the Latin West over a formative period of more than three hundred years, with a focus on the political, ecclesiastical and cultural spheres.
A Companion to Greek Religion
Language: en
Pages: 520
Authors: Daniel Ogden
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-02-01 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This major addition to Blackwell?s Companions to the Ancient World series covers all aspects of religion in the ancient Greek world from the archaic, through the classical and into the Hellenistic period. Written by a panel of international experts Focuses on religious life as it was experienced by Greek men
A Companion to the Classical Greek World
Language: en
Pages: 640
Authors: Konrad H. Kinzl
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-01-11 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This Companion provides scholarly yet accessible new interpretations of Greek history of the Classical period, from the aftermath of the Persian Wars in 478 B.C. to the death of Alexander the Great in 323 B.C. Topics covered range from the political and institutional structures of Greek society, to literature, art,
A Companion to Hellenistic Literature
Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: James J. Clauss, Martine Cuypers
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-28 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Offering unparalleled scope, A Companion to Hellenistic Literature in 30 newly commissioned essays explores the social and intellectual contexts of literature production in the Hellenistic period, and examines the relationship between Hellenistic and earlier literature. Provides a wide ranging critical examination of Hellenistic literature, including the works of well-respected poets