The Age of the ΔΡΟΜΩΝ

The Byzantine Navy ca 500-1204

John H. Pryor and Elizabeth M. Jeffreys

Status: 
€207,00
$254.00
ISBN13: 
9789004151970
Publication Date: 
June 2006
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
lxxx, 760 pp. 62 illus.
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Language: 
ISSN: 
0928-5520
Volume: 
62

John H. Pryor and Elizabeth M. Jeffreys

This analysis of the ships of the Byzantine navy from the sixth to twelfth centuries is a fascinating, and totally original discussion of the surviving texts which record and report them and the relationship of those texts to the physical reality of the ships themselves.
Series: 
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004205901
Publication date: 
February 2011
€41,00
$51.00

Tara L. Andrews, University of Vienna

In Mattʿēos Uṙhayecʿi and His Chronicle Tara L. Andrews offers the first in-depth analysis of the history written by Mattʿēos, an Armenian priest living in Edessa around the turn of the twelfth century.
Series: 
Volume: 
108
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004330344
Expected: 
December 2016
€109,00
$131.00

Edited by Adrian J. Boas, with the assistance of Rabei G. Khamisy

Montfort Castle, the principal fortress of the Crusader Teutonic Order, was built in the 1220s and occupied and dismantled by the Mamluk army in 1271. This volume includes discussions on the castle’s history, architecture, material culture, and the archaeological work carried out at Montfort.
Series: 
Volume: 
107
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004250468
Expected: 
October 2016
€194,00
$233.00

Edited by Nicholas S.M. Matheou, Theofili Kampianaki and Lorenzo M. Bondioli

From Constantinople to the Frontier: The City and the Cities provides twenty-five articles addressing the concept of centres and peripheries in the late antique and Byzantine worlds, focusing on urban aspects of this paradigm between the fourth and thirteenth centuries.
Series: 
Volume: 
106
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004307735
E-ISBN: 
9789004307742
Publication date: 
July 2016
€172,00
$223.00

Rustam Shukurov, Moscow State University

In The Byzantine Turks, 1204–1461 Rustam Shukurov offers an account of Turkic minority in Late Byzantium including Nicaean, Palaiologan, and Grand Komnenian empires.
Series: 
Volume: 
105
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004305120
E-ISBN: 
9789004307759
Publication date: 
May 2016
€166,00
$215.00

Edited by Silvia Beltramo, Flavia Cantatore and Marco Folin

Urbino, Rome, Florence, Milan, Ferrara… but also Mantua and Imola, Carpi and Saluzzo, Naples and Sicily: a collection of case studies on the Renaissance renewal of Italian court palaces from a comparative perspective.
Series: 
Volume: 
104
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004243613
E-ISBN: 
9789004315501
Publication date: 
April 2016
€168,00
$218.00

Philip Handyside, Stetson University

In The Old French of William of Tyre Philip Handyside offers an analysis of the Old French Translation of William of Tyre's history of the Crusades and the Kingdom of Jerusalem (1095-1184).
Series: 
Volume: 
103
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004256880
E-ISBN: 
9789004282933
Publication date: 
January 2015
€115,00
$149.00

Geneviève Dumas, Université de Sherbrooke

This book examines the social, institutional and cultural setting of medical practices in the medieval town of Montpellier which boasted a famous school of medicine and a large community of barber-surgeons and apothecaries. Their collective fate is studied here.
Series: 
Volume: 
102
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004282391
E-ISBN: 
9789004282445
Publication date: 
November 2014
€193,00
$250.00

Edited by John Hudson, University of St. Andrews and Ana Rodríguez, CCHS-CSIC

Diverging Paths? provides a wide-ranging comparative analysis of institutions, power, and social relations in medieval Christendom and Islam.
Series: 
Volume: 
101
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004277366
E-ISBN: 
9789004277878
Publication date: 
September 2014
€172,00
$210.00

Christopher Wright, Royal Holloway, University of London

In The Gattilusio Lordships, Christopher Wright offers a window into the culturally and politically diverse world of the late medieval Aegean, through the microcosm of one of the small and distinctive regimes that flourished in this fragmented environment.
Series: 
Volume: 
100
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004264694
E-ISBN: 
9789004264816
Publication date: 
January 2014
€178,00
$218.00

Kiril Petkov, University of Wisconsin-River Falls

In The Anxieties of a Citizen Class Kiril Petkov reveals the uses of religious symbolism and miracle metaphors for the expression and alleviation of the social anxieties accompanying the formation of the cittadini originarii, the upper-middle class of fifteenth-century Venice.
Series: 
Volume: 
99
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004259157
E-ISBN: 
9789004259812
Publication date: 
January 2014
€133,00
$162.00

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