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The Resource Sailing from Byzantium : how a lost Empire shaped the world, Colin Wells

Sailing from Byzantium : how a lost Empire shaped the world, Colin Wells

Label
Sailing from Byzantium : how a lost Empire shaped the world
Title
Sailing from Byzantium
Title remainder
how a lost Empire shaped the world
Statement of responsibility
Colin Wells
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wells, Colin
Dewey number
940
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
CB353
LC item number
.W45 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization, Slavic
  • Islamic civilization
  • Europe, Western
Label
Sailing from Byzantium : how a lost Empire shaped the world, Colin Wells
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bar code
31223072436596
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-327) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: Byzantium and the west -- Toward a parting of the ways -- Between Athens and Jerusalem -- How Petrarch and Boccaccio flunked Greek -- Chrysoloras in Florence -- Byzantine Émigrés in the Quattrocento -- II: Byzantium and the Islamic world -- A new Byzantium -- The house of wisdom -- The Arabic enlightenment -- III: Byzantium and the Slavic world -- A threat from the North -- The mission of Cyril and Methodius -- Wars of emulation -- Serbs and others -- The rise of Kiev -- The golden age of Kievan Rus -- The rise of Moscow -- The third Rome -- The last Byzantine
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxx, 335 p.
Isbn
9780553803815
Lccn
2006042665
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780553803815
Other physical details
maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
bro-cust20070126-153
System control number
64098585
Label
Sailing from Byzantium : how a lost Empire shaped the world, Colin Wells
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bar code
31223072436596
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-327) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: Byzantium and the west -- Toward a parting of the ways -- Between Athens and Jerusalem -- How Petrarch and Boccaccio flunked Greek -- Chrysoloras in Florence -- Byzantine Émigrés in the Quattrocento -- II: Byzantium and the Islamic world -- A new Byzantium -- The house of wisdom -- The Arabic enlightenment -- III: Byzantium and the Slavic world -- A threat from the North -- The mission of Cyril and Methodius -- Wars of emulation -- Serbs and others -- The rise of Kiev -- The golden age of Kievan Rus -- The rise of Moscow -- The third Rome -- The last Byzantine
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxx, 335 p.
Isbn
9780553803815
Lccn
2006042665
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780553803815
Other physical details
maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
bro-cust20070126-153
System control number
64098585

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