East Rome Sasanian Persia And The End Of Antiquity

Author: J. D. Howard-Johnston
Editor: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 9780860789925
File Size: 25,96 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 7968
Download

James Howard-Johnston here focuses on the last great war of antiquity, that between East Rome and Sasanian Persia (603-628) which brought the classical phase of west Eurasian history to a dramatic close. He strives to root history in close observation of
East Rome, Sasanian Persia and the End of Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 318
Authors: J. D. Howard-Johnston
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

James Howard-Johnston here focuses on the last great war of antiquity, that between East Rome and Sasanian Persia (603-628) which brought the classical phase of west Eurasian history to a dramatic close. He strives to root history in close observation of
Sasanian Persia
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Eberhard W. Sauer
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-05 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

Details Persias growing military and economic power in the late antique worldThe Sasanian Empire (3rd7th centuries) was one of the largest empires of antiquity, stretching from Mesopotamia to modern Pakistan and from Central Asia to the Arabian Peninsula. This mega-empire withstood powerful opponents in the steppe and expanded further in
Sasanian Persia
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Touraj Daryaee
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-15 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

I.B.Tauris in association with the Iran Heritage Foundation Of profound importance in late antiquity,the Sasanian Empire is almost completely unknown today,except as a counterpoint to the Roman Empire.What are the reasons for this ignorance and why does the Sasanian Empire matter? In this brilliant and highly readable new history Touraj
Image Making in Byzantium, Sasanian Persia and the Early Muslim World
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: Anthony Cutler
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Routledge

Focuses on the relations between Byzantium and 'the East', though this generic concept embraces societies as far afield as Islamic Andalusia and Sasanian Persia. This book investigates not only questions of influence and appropriation, but also examples of hybridity and rejection in the name of cultural self-determination.
Constantine and the Captive Christians of Persia
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Kyle Smith
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-12 - Publisher: University of California Press

It is widely believed that the Emperor Constantine’s conversion to Christianity politicized religious allegiances, dividing the Christian Roman Empire from the Zoroastrian Sasanian Empire and leading to the persecution of Christians in Persia. This account, however, is based on Greek ecclesiastical histories and Syriac martyrdom narratives that date to centuries