Journals Higher Education



Published: 23 November 2017

248 Pages


ISBN: 9780190625948

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A Cabinet of Byzantine Curiosities

Strange Tales and Surprising Facts from History's Most Orthodox Empire

Anthony Kaldellis

  • An entertaining and enlightening guide for students and general readers interested in the late Roman and Byzantine worlds
  • Introduces readers to a wide array of ancient texts and factoids, many of which have never before been translated or collected
  • Richly illustrated with contemporary artworks
  • Its attractive layout and organization allows for quick and easy browsing