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Published: 14 April 2011

272 Pages | 7 maps


ISBN: 9780199599271

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Between Empires

Arabs, Romans, and Sasanians in Late Antiquity

Greg Fisher

Oxford Classical Monographs

  • Clear analysis of a dauntingly complex subject - the political situation in the Middle East before the birth of Islam
  • Shows that interface with the Roman Empire, in particular, played a key role in laying the foundations for later concepts of Arab identity