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  • Byzantine Christianity
    Byzantine Christianity (Paperback) Averil Cameron

    Concise historical introduction to Byzantine Christianity and its continuing influence on the world and how we see it.

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  • Mediterranean World in Late Antiquity
    Mediterranean World in Late Antiquity (English, Paperback) Averil Cameron

    "Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada"--T.p. verso.

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  • Arguing it Out
    Arguing it Out (English, Paperback) Averil Cameron

    In this book the author contends-and this is not a very widely held view-that Byzantium deserves to be considered an influential part of the broader development of Europe, even though its borders also reached out to the vast territories of Anatolia and the Caucasus, and to the eastern Mediterranean.

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  • 428 AD
    428 AD (English, Paperback) Giusto Traina

    By focusing on a single year not overshadowed by an epochal event, this title provides a fresh look at Mediterranean civilization in the midst of enormous change - as Christianity takes hold in rural areas across the empire, as western Roman provinces fall away from those in the Byzantine east, and as power shifts from Rome to Constantinople.

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  • Byzantine Matters
    Byzantine Matters (English, Hardback) Averil Cameron

    For many of us, Byzantium remains "byzantine" - obscure, marginal, difficult. This book presents an original and personal view of the challenges and questions facing historians of Byzantium today.

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  • The Later Roman Empire
    The Later Roman Empire (English, Paperback) Averil Cameron

    A comprehensive study which introduces the reader to the vigour and variety of the fourth century AD.

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  • Constantine
    Constantine (English, Hardback) Averil Cameron

    Constantine: History, Historiography and Legend examines the reign of Constantine, the first Christian emperor and the founder of Constantinople, from a variety of angles: historical, historiographical and mythical.

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  • Christianity and the Rhetoric of Empire
    Christianity and the Rhetoric of Empire (English, Paperback) Averil Cameron

    Asking how Christianity succeeded in becoming the dominant ideology in the unpromising circumstances of the Roman Empire, the author turns to the development of Christian discourse over the first to sixth centuries AD, investigating its essential characteristics, its effects on existing forms of communication, and its eventual preeminence.

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  • The Cambridge Ancient History
    The Cambridge Ancient History (English, Hardback) Averil Cameron

    This latest volume of The Cambridge Ancient History covers the years 337-425, a period not covered in the first edition.

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  • 428 AD
    428 AD (English, Hardback) Giusto Traina

    By focusing on a single year not overshadowed by an epochal event, this title provides a fresh look at Mediterranean civilization in the midst of enormous change - as Christianity takes hold in rural areas across the empire, as western Roman provinces fall away from those in the Byzantine east, and as power shifts from Rome to Constantinople.

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  • Late Antiquity on the Eve of Islam
    Late Antiquity on the Eve of Islam (English, Hardback) Averil Cameron

    This volume reflects the huge upsurge of interest in the Near East and early Islam currently taking place among historians of late antiquity. At the same time, Islamicists and Qur'anic scholars are also increasingly seeking to place the life of Muhammad and the Qur'an in a late antique background. Averil Cameron.

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  • Procopius and the Sixth Century
    Procopius and the Sixth Century (English, Paperback) Averil Cameron

    In this new evaluation of Procopius, Professor Cameron emphasises the essential unity of the three works and, startin with the 'minor' ones, deomstrates their intimate connection with the Wars.

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  • The Byzantines
    The Byzantines (English, Paperback) Averil Cameron

    This volume brings Byzantium - often misconstrued as a vanished successor to the classical world - to the forefront of European history Focuses on the identity, ethnicity, and culture of the Byzantine people Deconstructs stereotypes surrounding Byzantium Beautifully illustrated with photographs and maps.

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  • Dialoguing in Late Antiquity
    Dialoguing in Late Antiquity (English, Paperback) Averil Cameron

    Averil Cameron refutes an argument by some scholars that Christians did not dialogue after a wall of silence came down in the fifth century AD. Cameron shows that in late antiquity and throughout Byzantium Christians debated and wrote philosophical, literary, and theological dialogues, and she makes a case for their centrality in Greek literature.

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  • The Cambridge Ancient History: Volume 12, The Crisis of Empire, AD 193-337
    The Cambridge Ancient History: Volume 12, The Crisis of Empire, AD 193-337 (English, Hardback) Alan Bowman

    Authoritative history of the Roman Empire during a critical period in Mediterranean history.

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  • The Byzantines
    The Byzantines (English, Hardback) Averil Cameron

    Byzantium occupies an uncertain place in European history. Though often misconstrued as a vanished successor to the classical world, Byzantium belongs in the mainstream history of Europe and the Mediterranean; its impact is still felt throughout the Balkans, Eastern Europe and the Middle East.

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  • Dialog Und Debatte in Der Spatantike
    Dialog Und Debatte in Der Spatantike (German, Paperback) Averil Cameron

    "Konnten Christen 'Dialoge führen'?" Mit dieser Frage verknüpft Averil Cameron ein starkes Plädoyer für eine intensivere Auseinandersetzung mit einer Gattung christlicher Literatur, die in der Spätantike eine ungeheure Produktivität entfaltete. Dialoge und Debatten, die sich gegen Häretiker, Juden, Manichäer und später gegen Muslime richteten, führten zu einer neuen Blüte der antiken...

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  • Images of Women in Antiquity
    Images of Women in Antiquity (English, Paperback) Averil Cameron

    Explores the diverse roles and attitudes to women in ancient societies: women as witches, as courtesans, as mothers, as priestesses, as nuns, as heiresses, and typically as deranged.

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  • Dialogues and Debates from Late Antiquity to Late Byzantium
    Dialogues and Debates from Late Antiquity to Late Byzantium (English, Hardback) Averil Cameron

    Dialogues and Debates from Late Antiquity to Late Byzantium offers the first overall discussion of the literary and philosophical dialogue tradition in Greek from imperial Rome to the end of the Byzantine empire and beyond. Sixteen case studies combine theoretical approaches with in-depth analysis and include comparisons with the neighbouring Syriac, Georgian, Armenian and Latin traditions....

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  • Rereading Late Ancient Christianity
    Rereading Late Ancient Christianity (English, Paperback) Annabel Wharton

    An issue of Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies.

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