The Age of the ΔΡΟΜΩΝ

The Byzantine Navy ca 500-1204

John H. Pryor and Elizabeth M. Jeffreys

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€191,00
$254.00
ISBN13: 
9789004151970
Publication Year: 
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

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
Expected: 
August 2014

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
Publication date: 
January 2014

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
Publication date: 
January 2014

Edited by Alexander Beihammer, Stavroula Constantinou and Maria Parani, University of Cyprus

Comparative approaches to political rituals and ceremonies in Byzantium and other court cultures of the Mediterranean basin form the subject of this collective volume, which examines related topics from the viewpoint of transformation, succession, appropriation, and representation in art and...
Series: 
Volume: 
98
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004256866
Publication date: 
September 2013

Pierre-Vincent Claverie, Assemblée nationale, Paris

In Honorius III et l'Orient (1216-1227), Pierre-Vincent Claverie offers a large-scale study of the oriental policy developed by Pope Honorius III at the time of the Fifth Crusade.
Series: 
Volume: 
97
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004245594
Publication date: 
March 2013

Ingrid Houssaye Michienzi, Université Paris VII

This book offers a reconstruction of commercial strategies used by Datini and his agents to trade with the Maghrib. It focuses on the study of networks, of economic actors and of the link between trade and the State.
Series: 
Volume: 
96
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004232891
Publication date: 
April 2013

Myrto Veikou

Drawing on archaeological fieldwork in Western Greece, this book offers a fresh model for interpreting the transformation of medieval settlement (600-1200 AD). Rereading Byzantine texts from a postmodern theoretical background, it introduces a new perception of the historicity of space.
Series: 
Volume: 
95
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004221512
Publication date: 
May 2012

Eleni Sakellariou

This book combines economic history and theory to offer a positive reappraisal of the interaction between demographic forces, urbanization, commercialisation and the role of the state, and their impact on the late medieval economy of the kingdom of Naples.
Series: 
Volume: 
94
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004224063
Publication date: 
December 2011

Georg Christ

Based on Mamluk and Venetian sources, this book offers a thorough analysis of the various conflicts arising around Levant trade. It demonstrates how these conflicts more often than not cut across cultural divides in Late Medieval Mamluk Alexandria.
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Volume: 
93
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004221994
Publication date: 
January 2012

Edited by Denis Sullivan, Elizabeth Fisher and Stratis Papaioannou

Twenty-five articles in art history, social history, literature, epigraphy, numismatics and sigillography pay tribute to Alice-Mary Talbot in a coherent volume related to her abiding interest in the study of Byzantine religious practices in their social context.
Series: 
Volume: 
92
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004212442
Publication date: 
October 2011

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