Maas Michael Books
Books di Maas Michael
Readings in Late Antiquity
edizioni ROUTLEDGE , 2010
Late Antiquity (ca. 250-650) witnessed the transition from Classical Antiquity to the Middle Ages in the Mediterranean and Near Eastern worlds. Christianity displaced polytheism over a wide area, offering new definitions of identity and community. The Roman Empire collapsed in Western Europe to be replaced by new "Germanic"...
Dumbarton Oaks Papers
Maas Michael (EDT)
Mullett Margaret (EDT)
edizioni Dumbarton Oaks Pub Service collana Dumbarton Oaks Pub Service (Hardcover) , 2017
Cambridge Companion to the Age of Justinian
edizioni CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS , 2005
Dominated by the policies and personality of emperor Justinian I (527-565), this period of grand achievements and far-reaching failures witnessed the transformation of the Mediterranean world from Roman to Byzantine. Twenty specialists explore the most important aspects of the age--including the mechanics and theory...
John Lydus and the Roman Past
edizioni Routledge collana Routledge (Paperback)
John Lydus and the Roman Past offers a new interpretation of the emergence of Byzantine society as viewed through the eyes of John Lydus, a sixth-century scholar and civil servant. Maas show that control of classical inheritance was politically contested in the reign of Justinian. He demonstrates how the past could...