Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 March 2003

200 Pages | 2 maps

ISBN: 9780198299912

Also Available As:


Bookseller Code (06)

Maximus the Confessor and his Companions

Documents from Exile

Edited by Pauline Allen and Bronwen Neil

Oxford Early Christian Texts

  • The first English translation of seven Greek and Latin documents,with new editions of the texts
  • The documents constitute a unique contemporary witness to the opposition offered by Maximus the Confessor and Pope Martin I to imperial religious edicts in Byzantium
  • Provides a rare insight into a difficult period of transition in late antiquity