A History of the Later Roman Empire, AD 284-641 (Blackwell History of the Ancient World)

A History of the Later Roman Empire, AD 284-641 (Blackwell History of the Ancient World)

Stephen Mitchell


The moment variation of A heritage of the Later Roman Empire positive factors wide revisions and updates to the highly-acclaimed, sweeping ancient survey of the Roman Empire from the accession of Diocletian in advert 284 to the demise of Heraclius in 641. 

  • Features a revised narrative of the political historical past that formed the overdue Roman Empire
  • Includes vast alterations to the chapters on nearby background, particularly these when it comes to Asia Minor and Egypt
  • Offers a renewed review of the decline of the empire within the later 6th and 7th centuries
  • Places a bigger emphasis at the army deficiencies, cave in of nation funds, and function of bubonic plague in the course of the Europe in Rome’s decline
  • Includes systematic updates to the bibliography

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