The Byzantine Revival, 780-842

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Stanford University Press, Jan 1, 1988 - History - 504 pages
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Mr. Treadgold has produced a readable narrative, and has wisely relegated the controversies to the footnotes. Which are totally sequentially numbered, a very good idea. His book covers a sixty year ... Read full review

Contents

one The Empire in 780
1
two The New Regime of Irene 780802
60
three The Reforms of Nicephorus 1 802 813
127
four The Struggles of Leo V and Michael II 813829
196
five The Ambitions of Theophilus 829842
263
six The Empire in 842
330
Afterword on the Sources
387
Notes
393
Glossary
461
Index
477
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