Books about Byzantium

The Fourth Crusade 1202-04: The betrayal of Byzantium (Campaign)

The Fourth Crusade 1202-04: The betrayal of Byzantium (Campaign)

$19.95
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The Fourth Crusade was the first and most famous of the 'diverted' crusades, that is, ones diverted from their originally intended target. It was also the first to be directed against a fellow Christian, though Orthodox, state. Initially preached (from 1198 onwards) as a campaign against Ayyubid Egy... More info →
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The Oxford History of Byzantium

The Oxford History of Byzantium

$65.00
The Oxford History of Byzantium is the only history to provide in concise form detailed coverage of Byzantium from its Roman beginnings to the fall of Constantinople and assimilation into the Turkish Empire. Lively essays and beautiful illustrations portray the emergence and development of a distinc... More info →
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A History of Byzantium

A History of Byzantium

$57.95
This revised and expanded edition of the widely-praised A History of Byzantium covers the time of Constantine the Great in AD 306 to the fall of Constantinople in 1453. Expands treatment of the middle and later Byzantine periods, incorporating new archaeological evidence Includes additional maps... More info →
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God’s City: Byzantine Constantinople

God’s City: Byzantine Constantinople

$39.95
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Byzantium. Was it Greek or Roman, familiar or hybrid, barbaric or civilized, Oriental or Western? In the late eleventh century Constantinople was the largest and wealthiest city in Christendom, the seat of the Byzantine emperor, Christ’s vice-regent on earth, and the center of a predominately Chri... More info →
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Lord Jesus Christ: Devotion to Jesus in Earliest Christianity

Lord Jesus Christ: Devotion to Jesus in Earliest Christianity

$45.00
This outstanding book provides an in-depth historical study of the place of Jesus in the religious life, beliefs, and worship of Christians from the beginnings of the Christian movement down to the late second century.Lord Jesus Christ is a monumental work on earliest Christian devotion to Jesus, su... More info →
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Treasury of Byzantine Ornament: 255 Motifs from St. Mark’s and Ravenna (Dover Pictorial Archive)

Treasury of Byzantine Ornament: 255 Motifs from St. Mark’s and Ravenna (Dover Pictorial Archive)

$12.95
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The art of the Eastern Roman Empire and of its capital, Byzantium (Constantinople), found expression throughout the ancient world, particularly in Italian architecture. This superb archive of Byzantine ornament contains a wealth of decorative architectural elements derived from sixth- and seventh-ce... More info →
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The Christian Art of Byzantine Syria

The Christian Art of Byzantine Syria

$100.00
The thriving Byzantine Empire produced a particularly fine standard of art and architecture between the 4th and 7th centuries. Many well-preserved examples of this rich archaeological history can be found in Syria. In particular, the legendary Dead Cities of northern Syria were largely unexplored un... More info →
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