Companion to Byzantium, A

Companion to Byzantium, A

Editor(s): Liz James

Published Online: 3 AUG 2010

Print ISBN: 9781405126540

Online ISBN: 9781444320015

DOI: 10.1002/9781444320015

About this Book

Using new methodological and theoretical approaches, A Companion to Byzantium presents an overview of the Byzantine world from its inception in 330 A.D. to its fall to the Ottoman Turks in 1453.

  • Provides an accessible overview of eleven centuries of Byzantine society
  • Introduces the most recent scholarship that is transforming the field of Byzantine studies
  • Emphasizes Byzantium's social and cultural history, as well as its material culture
  • Explores traditional topics and themes through fresh perspectives

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Being Byzantine

  2. Part II: God and the World

  3. Part III: Reading Byzantine Texts

  4. Part IV: Some Questions in Material Culture

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