Empires In Collision In Late Antiquity : eve of islam...

Empires in Collision in Late Antiquity : peninsula on the eve of islam

Empires in Collision in Late Antiquity ...

Author : Glen Warren Bowersock

Publisher : UPNE

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Mosaics As History : after mosaic in the near east--maps,...

Mosaics as History : have uncovered mosaic after mosaic in

Mosaics as History East--maps, historical images, mythical figures, and religious scenes that constitute an immense treasure of new testimony from...

Author : Glen Warren Bowersock

that constitute an immense treasure of new testimony from antiquity. The stories these mosaics tell unfold in

Publisher : Harvard University Press

from antiquity. The stories these mosaics tell unfold in this brief, richly informed book by a preeminent

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richly informed book by a preeminent scholar of the classical world. G. W. Bowersock considers these mosaics

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The Throne Of Adulis : fascinating but overlooked chapter in...

The Throne of Adulis : account of a fascinating but

The Throne of Adulis pre-Islamic Arabian history — the holy war between Christian Ethiopians and...

Author : G.W. Bowersock

Christian Ethiopians and Jewish Arabs in the sixth century AD.

Publisher : Oxford University Press

century AD.

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Between Empires : sasanid empires, and some of their arab...

Between Empires : the roman and sasanid empires, and some

Between Empires their Arab allies and neighbours, during the last century before the...

Author : Greg Fisher

century before the emergence of Islam. Greg Fisher stresses the importance

Publisher : Oxford University Press

stresses the importance of a Near East dominated by Rome and

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Iran for the formation of early concepts of Arab identity.

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Fiction As History : early christian era, g. w. bowersock investigates...

Fiction as History : latin during the early christian era, g.

Fiction as History Bowersock investigates the complex relationship between "historical" and "fictional" truths. This relationship preoccupied writers...

Author : Glen Warren Bowersock

"fictional" truths. This relationship preoccupied writers of the second century, a time when apparent

Publisher : Univ of California Press

second century, a time when apparent fictions about both past and present were proliferating

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present were proliferating at an astonishing rate and history was being invented all over

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Roman Arabia : the mediterranean world, encompassing most of what is...

Roman Arabia : crucial corner of the mediterranean world, encompassing most

Roman Arabia of what is now Jordan, southern Syria, northwest Saudi Arabia, and the Negev. Mr....

Author : Glen Warren Bowersock

Saudi Arabia, and the Negev. Mr. Bowersock's book is the first authoritative history of

Publisher : Harvard University Press

is the first authoritative history of the region from the fourth century B.C. to

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century B.C. to the age of Constantine. The book opens with the arrival of

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Witnesses To A World Crisis : new religion, is identified as a key moment...

Witnesses to a World Crisis : rites into the new religion, is identified as

Witnesses to a World Crisis a key moment in world history, in that it released the new...

Author : James Howard-Johnston

it released the new faith from confinement in Medina and allowed it

Publisher : Oxford University Press

Medina and allowed it to spread within Arabia and beyond. --

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Law And Empire In Late Antiquity : in the later roman empire....

Law and Empire in Late Antiquity : of public law in the

Law and Empire in Late Antiquity ...

Author : Jill Harries

Publisher : Cambridge University Press

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New Perspectives On Late Antiquity In The Eastern Roman Empire : in the study of late antiquity...

New Perspectives on Late Antiquity in the Eastern Roman Empire : latest research trends in the study

New Perspectives on Late Antiquity in the Eastern Roman Empire Antiquity in the Eastern Roman Empire from a multi-disciplinary perspective, encompassing not only...

Author : Ana de Francisco Heredero

multi-disciplinary perspective, encompassing not only social, economic and political history, but also philology,

Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing

political history, but also philology, philosophy and legal history. The volume focuses on

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focuses on the interaction between the periphery and the core of the Eastern

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The Crucible Of Islam : from this distant time and place...

The Crucible of Islam : sixth century, yet from this distant

The Crucible of Islam place emerged a faith and an empire that stretched from the...

Author : G. W. Bowersock

stretched from the Iberian peninsula to India. Today, Muslims account for

Publisher : Harvard University Press

Muslims account for nearly a quarter of the global population. A

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renowned classist, G. W. Bowersock seeks to illuminate this obscure and

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Children And Asceticism In Late Antiquity : traditional greco-roman views and practices...

Children and Asceticism in Late Antiquity : asceticism challenged the traditional greco-roman

Children and Asceticism in Late Antiquity of family life. The resulting discussions on the right way to live...

Author : Ville Vuolanto

right way to live a good Christian life provide us with a

Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

provide us with a variety of information on both ideological statements and

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and living experiences of late Roman childhood. This is the first book

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Justinian's Flea : organism collided with the world's mightiest empire....

Justinian's Flea : the world's smallest organism collided with the

Justinian's Flea mightiest empire. With the death of twenty-five million people, the Roman Empire, under her last great emperor,...

Author : William Rosen

people, the Roman Empire, under her last great emperor, Justinian, was decimated. Before Yersinia pestis, the bacterium

Publisher : Random House

emperor, Justinian, was decimated. Before Yersinia pestis, the bacterium that carries bubonic plague, was finished, both the

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bubonic plague, was finished, both the Roman and Persian empires were easy pickings for the armies of

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