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Byzantium From Antiquity to the Renaissance

  • 176 Pages
  • 3.11 MB
  • English
Prentice Hall
History Of Art / Art & Design Styles, General, Art & Art Instruction, Art, European, Art / General, History - Ge
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ISBN 100131833340
ISBN 139780131833340

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On the other it’s a masterclass on the journey through classical antiquity and the Roman conquest, ending with the transition to the Christian empire of Byzantium.

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Often overlooked by western historians, the Byzantine Empire lasted over years and has as significant an influence on European history and culture as the Greek and Roman periods. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Byzantium From Antiquity to the Renaissance book From Antiquity to the Renaissance at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5.

Get this from a library. Byzantium: from antiquity to the Renaissance. [Thomas F Mathews] -- With images culled from eleven hundred years of history, this comprehensive survey explores the Byzantine Empire's vast range of artistic splendors that indelibly informed the art of modern Europe.

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Indeed, Byzantium preserved the artistic heritage of classical antiquity and conveyed it to Europe, transforming it along the way with infusions of Eastern Orthodox religion and Islamic aesthetics.

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To classicists, the Rome that did not fall is an embarrassing pantomime horse, cavorting about in the ill-fitting clothing of the once great Roman Empire.

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Published in print July | ISBN Medieval and Renaissance History ( to ) Greek intellectual tradition, and Christian faith that took place in the imperial capital of Byzantium under the emperor Constantine and his heirs. Using examples from Byzantine architecture, art, literature, and social. [A] learned and highly readable book.” – Classics for All Reviews “From Byzantium to Italy remains one of the most remarkable studies on the survival of Greek culture in the West.

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This article discusses the history of Byzantium in Late Antiquity, distinguishing elements from the late antique centuries from those of classical culture. From classical antiquity the Byzantines inherited a language and its written production, a portion of the ancient content and method of education, philosophical speculation (with an emphasis on Plato and Platonism), a general interest in Author: Petre Guran.

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The first ever comprehensive history of adelphopoiesis, a unique feature of Byzantine life; Offers detailed and comprehensive evidence of a third kind of monastic living arrangement between the better-known eremitic and cenobitic lifestyles.

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