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world of late antiquity

world of late antiquity

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Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in English


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Originally entitled The world of late antiquity: from Marcus Aurelius to Muhammad.

StatementPeter Brown.
SeriesLibrary of European civilization
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13963364M

  This remarkable study in social and cultural change explains how and why the Late Antique world, between c. and c. A.D., came to differ from "Classical civilization." These centuries, as the author demonstrates, were the era in which the most deeply rooted of ancient /5(3). Mediterranean Region; Mediterranean Sea This remarkable study in social and cultural change explains how and why the Late Antique world, between c. and c. 5/5(1).

The world of late antiquity, AD by Peter Robert Lamont Brown; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Ancient Civilization, Civilization, Civilization. The World of Late Antiquity, published in , carefully, copiously and aptly illustrated, captured the essence of those lectures. Peter Brown terms it nothing more than an essay.

AD Author: Averil Cameron,Fellow of the British Academy Warden Keble College Averil Cameron; Publisher: Routledge ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» This thoroughly revised and expanded edition of The Mediterranean World in Late Antiquity, now covering the period AD, provides both a detailed introduction to late antiquity and a . Buy the Paperback Book The World Of Late Antiquity by Peter Brown at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. These centuries, as the author demonstrates, were the era in which the most deeply rooted of .


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He has written on the rise of Christianity and the end of the Roman empire. His works include: Augustine of Hippo (); The World of Late Antiquity (); The Cult of the Saints (); Body and Society (), The Rise of Western Christendom ( and ); Poverty and Leadership in the Later Roman Empire ().Cited by: The World of Late Antiquity is an excellent book known best as a rebuttal to Gibbon's great thesis that the Roman Empire Declined and Fell.

Brown's focus is entirely on the Western or Latin Empire. As presented by Brown this was a period of evolution and progress not decline/5. The book 'Late Antiquity: A Guide to the Postclassical World', edited by G.W. Bowerstock, Peter Brown, and Oleg Grabar, is a wonderful collection of essays and encyclopedic articles on the period on a fascinating period of transition and change in the history of the West/5(14).

The best books on Late Antiquity 1 The Social And Economic History Of Roman Empire by Michael Rostovtzeff. 2 A History of Education in Antiquity by Henri-Irénée Marrou. 3 Philosophy as a Way of Life by Pierre Hadot.

4 Mosaics as History: The Near East from Late Antiquity to Islam by GW Bowersock. This thoroughly revised and expanded edition of The Mediterranean World in Late Antiquity, now covering the period AD, provides both a detailed introduction to late antiquity and a direct challenge to conventional views of the end of the Roman empire.

by Peter Brown Your first choice is The World of Late Antiquity by Peter Brown. What era and area is he describing when he talks about late antiquity. This remarkable book begins with the Emperor Hadrian in AD and finishes with the emergence of the Prophet Muhammad in Arabia in the s.

The final chapter in Late Antiquity in the East was the first chapter in Muslim history, with the rise of the Muslim-dominated empires, which at first had cordial and profitable relationships with the West.

This book is part of a series, the Library of World Civilisation, edited by Geoffrey Barraclough of Brandeis University/5(73). Buy The World of Late Antiquity: AD (Library of European Civilization) 01 by Peter Brown (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(80). Peter Brown's The World of Late Antiquity The Late Antique period is recognized from AD to For many historians, the central focus of this era revolves around decline and fall; however, this is not the case for Peter Brown, author of 's The World of Late Antiquity.

The Mediterranean World in Late Antiquity provides both a detailed introduction to late antiquity, and a direct challenge to the conventional views of the end of the empire. A world expert on the subject, Averil Cameron focuses on the changes and continuities in Mediterranean society as a whole before the Arab conquests of the seventh century.

The first book of its kind, this richly informative and comprehensive guide to the world of late antiquity offers the latest scholarship to the researcher along with great reading pleasure to the /5(5). Click to read more about The World of Late Antiquity, AD by Peter Brown.

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The world of late antiquity, AD Item Preview Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English. Includes bibliographical references Notes. Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Uploaded by res on October Pages: The World of Late Antiquity: AD These centuries, as the author demonstrates, were the era in which the most deeply rooted of ancient institutions disappeared for all time.

By the Russian empire had vanished from western Europe; by the Persian empire had vanished from the Near East/5(4). When Peter Brown published "The World of Late Antiquity" in he demolished the conception that the Roman Empire had declined and fell, a.

The book 'Late Antiquity: A Guide to the Postclassical World', edited by G.W. Bowerstock, Peter Brown, and Oleg Grabar, is a wonderful collection of essays and encyclopedic articles on the period on a fascinating period of transition and change in the history of the West.5/5(4).

Late Antiquity is half encyclopedia, half textbook, and a whole world of scholarship. With 11 thematic essays and over encyclopedic entries, Late Antiquity contains a starting point for the student and a crucial resource for the scholar.

Boston Book Review - Paul-Jonathan BensenBrand: G. Bowersock. CLAUDIAN Poetry and Propaganda At the Court of Honorius. Clarendon Press. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. First Edition. Hardcover. Scholar's bookplate.

Summary The late ancient world in the lands that were to be conquered by the first Muslim armies included a number of disparate regions, each offering a particular environment. Communications depended on landscape and climatic conditions, of course, but a series of major strategic routes connected these different cultural and geographical : John Haldon.

The popularization of this periodization in English has generally been credited to historian Peter Brown, after the publication of his seminal work The World of Late Antiquity (). Precise boundaries for the period are a continuing matter of debate, but Brown proposes.

The year C.E. is the starting point of Cameron’s book The Mediterranean World of Late Antiquity, since this is the point where the Roman Empire is divided into two halves an Eastern and Western Roman Empire/5.This remarkable study in social and cultural change explains how and why the Late Antique world, between c.

and c. A.D., came to differ from "Classical civilization." These centuries, as the author demonstrates, were the era in which the most deeply rooted of /5(1K).A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloguing in Publication Data Cameron, Averil.

The Mediterranean world in late antiquity AD – / by Averil Cameron. p. cm. – (Routledge history of the ancient world) Includes bibliographical references and index.

1. Mediterranean Region File Size: KB.