Journals Higher Education



Published: 04 October 2009

360 Pages | 21 black & white illus.

ISBN: 9780199565283

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Tilling the Hateful Earth

Agricultural Production and Trade in the Late Antique East

Michael Decker

Oxford Studies in Byzantium

  • Fills a critical gap in our knowledge of the late antique world
  • Provides a unique insight into the environmental context of the period immediately before the rise of Islam
  • Interdisciplinary approach offers a complete picture of the available evidence