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A Short History of the Byzantine Empire

Dionysios Stathakopoulos


The Byzantine Empire was one of the most impressive imperial adventures in history. It ruled much of Europe and Asia Minor for a remarkable eleven hundred years. From Constantines establishment of Byzantium (renamed Constantinople) as his capital in 324 CE, until the fall of the city to the Ottomans in the fifteenth century, the Byzantines became a powerhouse of literature, art, theology, medicine, law and learning. Dionysios Stathakopoulos here tells a compelling story of military conquest, alliance and reversal, including the terrifying secret weapon of Greek fire. His new short history is above all a narrative of individuals: of powerful rulers like Justinian I, who recovered Italy from the Vandals and oversaw construction of Hagia Sofia (completed in 537)

The Byzantine Empire was one of the most impressive imperial adventures in history. It ruled In the pages of A Short History of Byzantium we encounter mystics and philosophers, eunuchs and barbarians, and rulers of fantastic erudition, piety, and degeneracy. We enter the life of an empire that could create some of the world's most transcendent religious art and then destroy it in the convulsions of fanaticism. Stylishly writt

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A Short History of the Byzantine Empire Kitap Açıklaması. The Byzantine Empire was one of the most impressive imperial adventures in history. It ruled much of ... Dionysios Stathakopoulos, A Short History of The Byzantine Empire. Short. Histories series. London and New York: I.B. Tauris, 2014. ISBN: 978-17-80- 76194-. 7.

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History of Byzantine Empire and Constantinople - Istanbul Clues. Short History of Byzantine Empire. A brief history of rise and fall of Byzantium. Foundation of ...

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ÖZTÜRK ÖZDEMİR

Byzantine Empire (IV-XV century) - historical facts. By. The history of the Byzantine Empire starts with the adoption of Christianity and foundation of Constantinople by Constantine I the Great.

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ÇELİK YILDIRIM

Why Eastern Roman Empire is called Byzantine? The conquest of Rome by the barbarians brought the end of Western Roman Empire. however, the Eastern Roman Empire survived for a thousand years until 1453, the year of the fall of Constantinople. The Eastern Roman Empire was renamed by the historians in the modern age as the Byzantine Empire. The reason for this was that the Greek-speaking eastern half of the empire developed a different culture as time went on.