Famine and Pestilence in the Late Roman and Early Byzantine Empire: A Syste…
ISBN 10 : 9781351937030
ISBN 13 : 1351937030
Famine and Pestilence in the Late Roman and Early Byzantine Empire presents the first analytical account in English of the history of subsistence crises and epidemic diseases in La..
ISBN 10 : 9780521846394
ISBN 13 : 0521846390
In this volume, 12 scholars from various disciplines - have produced a comprehensive account of the pandemic's origins, spread, and mortality, as well as its economic, social, poli..
ISBN 10 : 9780195111408
ISBN 13 : 0195111400
This collection challenges the tendency among scholars of ancient Greece to see magical and religious ritual as mutually exclusive and to ignore "magical" practices in Greek religi..
ISBN 10 : 0823055795
ISBN 13 : 9780823055791
A book which discusses the entire history of painting by genre rather than chronology, this fresh approach gives readers a new, enlightened way to view and understand the language ..
ISBN 10 : 9781780761947
ISBN 13 : 1780761945
The Byzantine Empire was one of the most impressive imperial adventures in history. It ruled much of Europe and Asia Minor for a remarkable eleven hundred years. From Constantine's..
ISBN 10 : 0521375851
ISBN 13 : 9780521375856
Detailed case studies of Athens and Rome, the best known states of antiquity, reveal the effects of the breakdown of the food supply systems and response to the crisis by the masse..
ISBN 10 : 9781317110705
ISBN 13 : 1317110706
The Emperor John II Komnenos (1118–1143) has been overshadowed by both his father Alexios I and his son Manuel I. Written sources have not left us much evidence regarding his rei..