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Review: Constantinople: Capital of ByzantiumUser Review - David Gwartney - Goodreads
Harris gives an overview of the Byzantine Empire from the perspective of the events around the year 1200, as well as through legends and anecdotes that encapsulate the city's history. It is an ... Read full review
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Review: Constantinople: Capital of ByzantiumUser Review - Goodreads
An interesting review of Constantinople's history it contains illuminating information on the cultural significance of the city. Political or historical analysis is not the goal of this work, however ...
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2nd edn A. A. Vasiliev Adrianople Alexios Alexios's Andronicus Angelos Arabs army Asia Minor attack Augousteion Blachernae Bosporus buildings Byzan Byzantine Constantinople Byzantine emperors Byzantine empire Byzantine political Byzantium Byzantium Confronts capital cathedral of Hagia Christ Christian column Comnena Constan Constantine VII Cyril Mango decoration dome E. R. A. Sewter empress Eudokia Euphrosyne Eusebius fleet Fourteen Byzantine Rulers Fourth Crusade Gate gold Golden Horn Greek Hagia Sophia Hippodrome History Holy Apostles icon Image imperial Isaac Istanbul Janin John Justinian Kommerkion Komnenos Laiou Land Walls Latin Leo the Deacon Liudprand of Cremona London merchants Metochites Michael Psellos monastery monks mosaic mosque Mourtzouphlos Nikephoros Niketas Choniates nople Palace patriarch Porphyrogenitos Procopius reign relics Robert of Clari Roman Rome Russian saints Sea Walls ships siege stantinople statue stylites Symeon Theodore Theodosius Theophanes Confessor throne tinople tion trans twelfth century Venetians Venice Villehardouin Virgin visitors vols Cambridge