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Byzantines
By Averil Cameron

The Byzantines

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Byzantines by Averil Cameron

Book Description

This book introduces the reader to the complex history, ethnicity, and identity of the Byzantines. * This volume brings Byzantium - often misconstrued as a vanished successor to the classical world - to the forefront of European history* Deconstructs stereotypes surrounding Byzantium* Beautifully illustrated with photographs and maps

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780631202622
ISBN-10: 0631202625
Format: Hardback
(243mm x 166mm x 24mm)
Pages: 296
Imprint: Blackwell Publishers
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 22-Dec-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Books By Author Averil Cameron

Dialoguing in Late Antiquity by Averil Cameron Dialoguing in Late Antiquity, Paperback (May 2014)

Averil Cameron refutes an argument by some scholars that Christians did not dialogue after a wall of silence came down in the fifth century AD. Cameron shows that in late antiquity and throughout Byzantium Christians debated and wrote philosophical, literary, and theological dialogues, and she makes a case for their centrality in Greek literature.

Byzantine Matters by Averil Cameron Byzantine Matters, Hardback (May 2014)

For many of us, Byzantium remains "byzantine" - obscure, marginal, difficult. This book presents an original and personal view of the challenges and questions facing historians of Byzantium today.

Mediterranean World in Late Antiquity by Averil Cameron Mediterranean World in Late Antiquity, Hardback (September 2011)

"Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada"--T.p. verso.

428 AD by Averil Cameron 428 AD, Paperback (April 2011)

By focusing on a single year not overshadowed by an epochal event, this title provides a fresh look at Mediterranean civilization in the midst of enormous change - as Christianity takes hold in rural areas across the empire, as western Roman provinces fall away from those in the Byzantine east, and as power shifts from Rome to Constantinople.

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Author Biography - Averil Cameron

Averil Cameron is Professor of Late Antique and Byzantine History at Oxford and the Warden of Keble College, and was recently awarded a DBE. Her publications include Changing Cultures in Early Byzantium (1996) and Eusebius, Life of Constantine (ed. with Stuart G. Hall, 1999), and she is a co-editor of volumes XII, XIII and XIV of the Cambridge Ancient History.

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