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  • Cyprus between Late Antiquity and the Early Middle Ages (ca. 600–800)

    An Island in Transition, 1st Edition

    By Luca Zavagno

    Research on early medieval Cyprus has focused on the late antique "golden age" (late fourth/early fifth to seventh century) and the so-called Byzantine "Reconquista" (post-AD 965) while overlooking the intervening period. This phase was characterized, supposedly, by the division of the political…

    Hardback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    Birmingham Byzantine and Ottoman Studies

  • Exegesis and Theology in Early Christianity

    1st Edition

    By Frances Young

    This collection of articles first brings together a number of working papers which were significant in the development of Frances Young's understanding of patristic exegesis, studies not included in her ground-breaking book, Biblical Exegesis and the Formation of Christian Culture (1997), though…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • The Platonic Heritage

    Further Studies in the History of Platonism and Early Christianity, 1st Edition

    By John Dillon

    This third collection of articles by John Dillon covers the period 1996-2006, the decade since the appearance of The Great Tradition. Once again, the subjects covered range from Plato himself and the Old Academy, through Philo and Middle Platonism, to the Neoplatonists and beyond. Particular…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Studies on the Melitian Schism in Egypt (AD 306–335)

    1st Edition

    By Hans Hauben, edited by Peter Van Nuffelen

    The Melitian schism originated in the context of the Diocletianic persecution. In 306, under dramatic circumstances, Melitius of Lycopolis decided to challenge his superior, the bishop of Alexandria. An attempt at reconciliation proposed by the Council of Nicaea (325) was unsuccessful, and the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Approaches to Byzantine Architecture and its Decoration

    Studies in Honor of Slobodan Curcic, 1st Edition

    By Mark J. Johnson, Amy Papalexandrou

    Edited by Robert Ousterhout

    The fourteen essays in this collection demonstrate a wide variety of approaches to the study of Byzantine architecture and its decoration, a reflection of both newer trends and traditional scholarship in the field. The variety is also a reflection of Professor Curcic’s wide interests, which he…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge

  • Shipping, Trade and Crusade in the Medieval Mediterranean

    Studies in Honour of John Pryor, 1st Edition

    By Ruthy Gertwagen

    Edited by Elizabeth Jeffreys

    The cutting-edge papers in this collection reflect the wide areas to which John Pryor has made significant contributions in the course of his scholarly career. They are written by some of the world's most distinguished practitioners in the fields of Crusading history and the maritime history of the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge

  • The Hypotyposis of the Monastery of the Theotokos Evergetis, Constantinople (11th–12th Centuries)

    Introduction, Translation and Commentary, 1st Edition

    By R. H. Jordan, Rosemary Morris

    This book forms part of the Evergetis Project which aims to investigate all surviving texts associated with the Monastery of the Theotokos Evergetis founded in 1049 near Constantinople. A book-length introduction sets out the historical significance of the house for the development of Byzantine…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge

  • Byzantine Chronicles and the Sixth Century

    1st Edition

    By Roger Scott

    Byzantine chronicles have traditionally been regarded as a somewhat inferior form of Byzantine history writing, especially in comparison with 'classicizing' historians. The aim of many of these papers is both to rescue the reputation of the Byzantine chroniclers, especially Malalas and Theophanes,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    Variorum Collected Studies

  • Society and Culture in Late Antique Gaul

    Revisiting the Sources, 1st Edition

    By Ralph Mathisen, Danuta Shanzer

    Late Roman Gaul is often seen either from a classical Roman perspective as an imperial province in decay and under constant threat from barbarian invasion or settlement, or from the medieval one, as the cradle of modern France and Germany. Standard texts and "moments" have emerged and been…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge

  • Ausonius

    Moselle, Epigrams, and Other Poems, 1st Edition

    By Deborah Warren

    Ausonius provides translations of the key works of Ausonius, an important later Latin poet whose poems detail the social and cultural life of Gaul and its environment. His often difficult and playful Latin is presented in English by the award winning poet Deborah Warren, enabling a new generation…

    Hardback – 2017-04-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Later Latin Poetry

  • Byzantine Athens, 10th - 12th Centuries

    1st Edition

    By Charalambos Bouras

    In this masterful synthesis, Charalambos Bouras draws together material and textual evidence for Athens in the Middle Byzantine period, from the mid-tenth century to 1204, when it was conquered by Crusaders. What emerges from his meticulous investigation is an urban fabric surprisingly makeshift in…

    Hardback – 2017-04-25
    Routledge

  • Images of Children in Byzantium

    1st Edition

    By Cecily Hennessy

    This book covers a subject that has never previously been addressed, and yet it is both a fascinating and a provocative one: the representation of children in Byzantium. The visual material is extensive, intriguing and striking, and the historical context is crucially important to our understanding…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge

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