A. P. KAZHDAN, ANN WHARTON EPSTEIN
Title: Change in Byzantine Culture in the Eleventh and Twelfth Centuries (Transformation of the Classical Heritage)
Binding: Paper Back
Book Condition: New
Publisher: University of California Press February 1990
0520069625 / 9780520069626
Seller ID: 20090831161254
Byzantium, that dark sphere on the periphery of medieval Europe, is commonly regarded as the immutable residue of Rome's decline. In this highly original and provocative work, Alexander Kazhdan and Ann Wharton Epstein revise this traditional image by documenting the dynamic social changes that occurred during the eleventh and twelfth centuries.