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Title:
Constantinople : capital of Byzantium
Author:
Harris, Jonathan.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
London : Hambledon Continuum, [2007]

©2007
Physical Description:
xvii, 289 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
The city of wonders -- Founding fathers -- Defence -- Palaces and power -- Churches and monasteries -- 'Two thirds of the wealth of this world' -- Democracy -- The beginning of the end -- The ruin of Byzantine Constantinople -- Epilogue: Byzantine Constantinople today.
ISBN:
9781847251794
Format :
Book