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theory of history and society with special reference to the Chronographia of Michael Psellus

Anitra Gadolin

theory of history and society with special reference to the Chronographia of Michael Psellus

11th century Byzantium.

by Anitra Gadolin

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Published by Almqvist & Wiksell in Stockholm .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Byzantine Empire
    • Subjects:
    • Psellus, Michael.,
    • Byzantine Empire -- Historiography.,
    • Byzantine Empire -- Civilization -- 527-1081.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesStockholm studies in history of literature,, 11, Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis, Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis., 11.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDF505 .G3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination217, (1) p.
      Number of Pages217
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4372196M
      LC Control Number78586523

        Show Summary Details. More options Author: Doula Mouriki. Basil II was born c. He was a porphyrogennetos ("born into the purple"), as were his father Romanos II and his grandfather Constantine VII; this was the appellation used for children who were born to a reigning emperor. Basil was the eldest son of Romanos and his Laconian Greek second wife Theophano, who was the daughter of a poor tavern-keeper named Krateros and Predecessor: John I Tzimiskes.

      This book covers the whole history of the Byzantine state from aound to its collapse in about The good part of the book is that in a compact way it covers the major political events over that year period. The not so good part is that it assumes knowledge about many peoples that contribute to the story/5(13). A THEORY OF HISTORY AND SOCIETY With Special Reference to the Chronographia of Michael Psellus; 11th-Century Byzantium and a Related Section on Islamic Ethics Adolf M. Hakkert / Second Revised Edition Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Bump to top of spine and rear upper corner.

      Signs: an introduction to semiotics 2nd ed. development of semiotics and communication theory in the twen­ B.C.), the 'reference system' ofa sign itself. So, frori-I" the dawn of civilization to the present age, it has always been recognized in We stern culture - at least implicitly - that there. Michael Psellus relates the whole incident without any context (a certain indication he is hiding something), saying Michael “started by finding fault with them en bloc – a mean thing to do. Then, having made their leader stand forth in the centre of the group, together with his second-in-command – Isaac Comnenus he poured out a torrent.


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