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Historiography and Space in Late Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Peter Van Nuffelen
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The later Roman Empire was shrinking on the map, but still shaped the way historians represented the space around them.
History and Geography in Late Antiquity
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: A. H. Merrills
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-08-11 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The period from the fifth century to the eighth century witnessed massive political, social and religious change in Europe. Geographical and historical thought,
In Defiance of History
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Victoria Leonard
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-31 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume offers a counterbalance to the dismissal that Orosius’s Histories Against the Pagans has suffered in most recent criticism. Orosius is traditional
Late Ancient Knowing
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Catherine M. Chin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-02 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"Late Ancient Knowing explores how people in late antiquity went about knowing their world and how this knowing shaped late ancient lives. Each essay is dedicat
Archival Historiography in Jewish Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Laura Carlson Hasler
Categories: Bibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-17 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

"If history is narrative, than Ezra-Nehemiah is only partly history. Well over half of Ezra-Nehemiah is not a narrative but rather a patchwork of cited texts th
The Imam of the Christians
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Philip Wood
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-20 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

"This book considers how Christians adopted the governmental practices and political thought of their Muslim rulers. It explores how this encounter produced an
The Fragmentary Latin Histories of Late Antiquity (AD 300–620)
Language: en
Pages:
Authors:
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-25 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The first systematic collection of fragmentary Latin historians from the period AD 300–620, this volume provides an edition and translation of, and commentary
The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 1743
Authors: Oliver Nicholson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-19 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity is the first comprehensive reference book covering every aspect of history, culture, religion, and life in Europe, the M
Empires of Faith in Late Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 500
Authors: Jaś Elsner
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Explores the problems for studying art and religion in Eurasia arising from ancestral, colonial and post-colonial biases in historiography.
The Emergence of Islam in Late Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 660
Authors: Aziz Al-Azmeh
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-23 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A comprehensive and innovative reconstruction of the emergence of early Muslim religion and polity in their historical, religious and ethnological contexts. Int