Constantinople : capital of Byzantium / Jonathan Harris

Author(s): Harris, Jonathan
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Subjects: Istanbul (Turkey)--History--To 1453
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: London : Hambledon Continuum, 2007
LC Classification: D, DR
Physical Description: xvii, 289 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2008295623
ISBN: 9781847251794 (hbk.)
ISBN: 184725179X (hbk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-275) and index
Contents: The city of wonders -- Founding fathers -- Defence -- Palaces and power -- Churches and monasteries -- 'Two thirds of the wealth of this world' -- Democracy -- The beginning of the end -- The ruin of Byzantine Constantinople -- Epilogue: Byzantine Constantinople today
OCLC Number: 156891508
ISBN/ISSN: 9781847251794