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The Resource Byzantium : the surprising life of a medieval empire, Judith Herrin

Byzantium : the surprising life of a medieval empire, Judith Herrin

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Byzantium : the surprising life of a medieval empire
Title
Byzantium
Title remainder
the surprising life of a medieval empire
Statement of responsibility
Judith Herrin
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For a thousand years Byzantium was a byword for imperial power, gold and international trade. In this concise history of the empire, Judith Herrin focuses each short chapter around a theme such as a building, luxury silks, the fork, the crusades, or an individual, using them to take the reader on a journey from ancient to medieval times
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Herrin, Judith
Dewey number
  • 949.5'02
  • 949.502
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Byzantine Empire
  • Byzantine Empire
  • History
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Byzantium : the surprising life of a medieval empire, Judith Herrin
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Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Allen Lane, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780141031026
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 391 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780141031026
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports. (some col.)
Label
Byzantium : the surprising life of a medieval empire, Judith Herrin
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Allen Lane, 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780141031026
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 391 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780141031026
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps, ports. (some col.)

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