By Timothy E. Gregory

This revised and increased variation of the widely-praised A background of Byzantium covers the time of Constantine the good in advert 306 to the autumn of Constantinople in 1453.
• Expands therapy of the center and later Byzantine sessions, incorporating new archaeological evidence

• contains extra maps and pictures, and a newly annotated, up to date bibliography

• contains a new part on internet assets for Byzantium studies

• Demonstrates that Byzantium used to be very important in its personal correct but in addition served as a bridge among East and West and old and sleek society

• Situates Byzantium in its broader historic context with a brand new comparative timeline and textboxes

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