menu

Basil II and the Governance of Empire (976-1025)
by Catherine Holmes




Overview -
This is the first book-length study in English of the Byzantine emperor Basil II, the "Bulgar-slayer." Basil presided over a Byzantium which was the superpower of the eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East in the century before the Crusades. Catherine Holmes peels away the layers of later interpretations to reveal an empire that was governed by a potent mixture of subtle persuasion and brute force.

  Read Full Product Description
 
local_shippingFor Delivery
In Stock.
This item is Non-Returnable.
FREE Shipping for Club Members help
 
storeBuy Online Pickup At Store
search store by zipcode

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 3 copies from $118.65
 
 
 

More About Basil II and the Governance of Empire (976-1025) by Catherine Holmes

 
 
 

Overview

This is the first book-length study in English of the Byzantine emperor Basil II, the "Bulgar-slayer." Basil presided over a Byzantium which was the superpower of the eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East in the century before the Crusades. Catherine Holmes peels away the layers of later interpretations to reveal an empire that was governed by a potent mixture of subtle persuasion and brute force.


This item is Non-Returnable.

 

Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780199279685
  • ISBN-10: 0199279683
  • Publisher: OUP Oxford
  • Publish Date: February 2006
  • Page Count: 625
  • Dimensions: 8.52 x 6.04 x 1.58 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.93 pounds

Series: Oxford Studies in Byzantium

Related Categories

 

BAM Customer Reviews