Byzantium: the early centuries

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Viking, 1988 - History - 407 pages
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User Review  - vguy - LibraryThing

Readable, at times witty, account of the formative years of B. Mais quelle galore! The imperial team dedicate themselves generation upon generation to lechery, avarice, torture and murder spiced up ... Read full review

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The empress Irene having passed on, power comes to Nicephorous I, one of history's great "Fixers". He is decisive and clear about his goals, and after him, the Empire not only survives, but once again ... Read full review

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