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Rome in late antiquity

Bertrand Lançon

Rome in late antiquity

everyday life and urban change, AD 312-609

by Bertrand Lançon

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rome -- History -- Empire, 284-476,
  • Rome (Italy) -- History -- 476-1420,
  • Rome -- Social life and customs,
  • Rome -- Civilization -- Christian influences

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBertrand Lançon ; translated by Antonia Nevill
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDG311 .L3613 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 185 p. :
    Number of Pages185
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16997562M
    ISBN 10041592975X

    An integrated collection of essays by leading scholars, Two Romes explores the changing roles and perceptions of Rome and Constantinople in Late Antiquity. This important examination of the "two Romes" in comparative perspective illuminates our understanding not just of both cities but of the whole late Roman world. The book is richly illustrated and filled with maps, lists of rulers and key events. A Social and Cultural History of Late Antiquity is an essential guide that: Paints a rich picture of daily life in Late Antique that is not simply centered on Rome, Constantinople, or Christianity ; Balances a thematic approach with rigorous attention to chronologyAuthor: Douglas Boin.


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