Publisher description for Palgrave advances in Byzantine history / edited by Jonathan Harris.

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This Guide provides an introduction to the source material and to the very best recent writing on the Byzantine empire's political history (306-1453), its art, army, religion, literature and economy. Recent developments in gender studies and archaeology are also explored. The book will be of interest to students and anyone interested in understanding the ongoing debates about this mysterious and fascinating society.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Byzantine Empire -- Historiography.