Late Antiquity & Byzantium Products

  • The Montbéliards in Outremer

    A Study of Aristocratic Power in the Latin East in the First Half of the 13th Century, 1st Edition

    By Karol Polejowski

    In the first half of the thirteenth century, one of the most prominent and influential families in the Latin East was the Montbéliard family, originating from Imperial Burgundy. Its most well-known members, Walter and his nephew Odo, held the highest positions in the Kingdom of Cyprus and the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Rulers of the Latin East

  • Religion, Politics and the Arts in Early Medieval Italy

    Iconophilia, 1st Edition

    By Francesca Dell'Acqua

    Through case studies examined in a comparative East-West approach, this book analyses how Byzantine iconoclasm (ca. 720s–843) impacted on the West and how it shaped a papal reaction in Rome. The policy on the production and veneration of sacred images that was then adopted by the popes would only…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Birmingham Byzantine and Ottoman Studies

  • The Captive Monk

    Slavery and Asceticism in Early Syrian Christianity, 1st Edition

    By Chris L. de Wet

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge Studies in the Early Christian World

  • Childhood in Antiquity

    Perspectives and Experiences of Childhood in the Ancient Mediterranean, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lesley Beaumont, Matthew Dillon, Nicola Harrington

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 
    Rewriting Antiquity

  • Inscribing Faith

    Between Reading and Seeing in Late Antiquity, 1st Edition

    By Sean V. Leatherbury

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 
    Image, Text, and Culture in Classical Antiquity

  • Sicily and the Mediterranean in the Middle Ages

    1st Edition

    By Hiroshi Takayama

    This book is a collection of milestone articles of a leading scholar in the study of the Norman Kingdom of Sicily, a crossroads of Latin-Christian, Greek-Byzantine, and Arab-Islamic cultures and one of the most fascinating but also one of the most neglected kingdoms in the medieval world. Some of…

    Hardback – 2019-04-16 
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Children in the Bible and the Ancient World

    Comparative and Historical Methods in Reading Ancient Children, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shawn W. Flynn

    The topic of children in the Bible has long been under-represented, but this has recently changed with the development of childhood studies in broader fields, and the work of several dedicated scholars. While many reading methods are employed in this emerging field, comparative work with children…

    Hardback – 2019-04-10 
    Studies in the History of the Ancient Near East

  • Geneses

    A Comparative Study of the Historiographies of the Rise of Christianity, Rabbinic Judaism, and Islam, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Tolan

    What is a religion?  How do we discern the boundaries between religions, or religious communities?  When does Judaism become Judaism, Christianity become Christianity, Islam become Islam?  Scholars have increasingly called into question the standard narratives created by the various orthodoxies,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-09 

  • Platonism Pagan and Christian

    Studies in Plotinus and Augustine, 1st Edition

    By Gerard O'Daly

    This title was first published in 2001. A collection of fifteen studies which explore topics in the psychology and philosophy of mind of Plotinus, Augustine, and Boethius, as well as the development of Augustine's views on history and Roman religion.…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Late Byzantium Reconsidered

    The Arts of the Palaiologan Era in the Mediterranean, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrea Mattiello, Maria Alessia Rossi

    This volume offers a unique collection of essays analysing the artistic achievements of Mediterranean centres linked to the Byzantine Empire between 1261, when the Palaiologan dynasty re-conquered Constantinople, and the decades after 1453 when the Ottomans took the city, marking the end of the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-02 

  • Aristotle and Early Christian Thought

    1st Edition

    By Mark Edwards

    In studies of early Christian thought, "philosophy" is often a synonym for "Platonism", or at most for "Platonism and Stoicism". Nevertheless, it was Aristotle who, from the sixth century A.D. to the Italian Renaissance, was the dominant Greek voice in Christian, Muslim and Jewish philosophy.…

    Hardback – 2019-03-29 
    Studies in Philosophy and Theology in Late Antiquity

  • A Cultural History of Bathing in Late Antiquity and Early Byzantium

    1st Edition

    By Michal Zytka

    This book discusses social, religious and medical attitudes towards bathing in Late Antiquity. It examines the place of bathing in late Roman and early Byzantine society as seen in the literary, historical, and documentary sources from the late antique period. The author argues that bathing became…

    Hardback – 2019-03-18 

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