Byzantium (II): The Apogee
Describes Byzantium's battles against foreign threats, its internal conflicts, the return of iconoclasm in the ninth century, and the struggles between Anatolia's military aristocracy and the eunuchs of the capital
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Review: Byzantium: The Apogee (A History of Byzantium #2)User Review - Goodreads
Norwich gives us another top-notch installment about the Byzantines! The book covers the years 800-1081, and it is quite simply not to be missed. I recently rated Norwich's first Byzantine book (this ...
Review: Byzantium: The Decline and Fall (A History of Byzantium #3)User Review - Goodreads
A fascinating, albeit depressing chronicle of the later years of the Byzantine Empire. Norwich gives us a picture, particularly after 1260 of an Empire surrounded by foes trying desperately to survive ...
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