Byzantium

Byzantium

Author: John Julius Norwich

Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated

ISBN: UVA:X002051322

Category: History

Page: 389

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Volume 2 of the series. With 32 pages of illustrations, and 7 maps.
Byzantium
Language: en
Pages: 389
Authors: John Julius Norwich
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Alfred a Knopf Incorporated

Volume 2 of the series. With 32 pages of illustrations, and 7 maps.
Road to Manzikert
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Joshua B. Allfree, John Cairns, Brian Todd Carey
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-19 - Publisher: Casemate Publishers

“Take[s] us through 500 years of conflict from Justinian through the rise of Islam to the coming of the Turks . . . good chapters on Islamic warfare.”—Balkan Military History In August 1071, the Byzantine Emperor Romanus IV Diogenese led out a powerful army in an attempt to roll back
Fighting Emperors of Byzantium
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: John Carr
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-30 - Publisher: Pen and Sword

The Eastern Roman or 'Byzantine' Empire had to fight for survival throughout its long history so military ability was a prime requisite for a successful Emperor. John Carr concentrates on the personal and military histories of the more capable war fighters to occupy the imperial throne at Constantinople. They include
A Short History of Byzantium
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: John Julius Norwich
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-10-29 - Publisher: Penguin UK

With wit, intelligence and his trademark eye for riveting detail, John Julius Norwich has brought together the most important and fascinating events from his trilogy of the rise and fall of the Byzantine empire.
The Causes of War
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Alexander Gillespie
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-16 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This is the first volume of a projected four-volume series charting the causes of war from 3000 BCE to the present day, written by a leading international lawyer, and using as its principal materials the documentary history of international law largely in the form of treaties and the negotiations which