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Author Treadgold, Warren, 1949-

Title A history of the Byzantine state and society / Warren Treadgold.

Published Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 1997.

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 UniM Bail  949.902 TREA    AVAILABLE
Physical description xxiii, 1019 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [893]-920) and index.
Contents Pt. I. The Enlarged State and the Burdened Society. 1. The Refoundation of the Empire, 284-337. 2. The State Under Strain, 337-395. 3. The Danger of Barbarization, 395-457. 4. The Formation of Byzantine Society, 284-457 -- Pt. II. The Interrupted Advance. 5. The Eastern Recovery, 457-518. 6. The Reconquests and the Plague, 518-565. 7. The Danger of Overextension, 565-610. 8. A Divided Society, 457-610 -- Pt. III. The Contained Catastrophe. 9. Two Fights for Survival, 610-668. 10. The War of Attrition, 668-717. 11. The Passing of the Crisis, 717-780. 12. The Shrinking of Society, 610-780 -- Pt. IV. The Long Revival. 13. Internal Reforms, 780-842. 14. External Gains, 842-912. 15. The Gains Secured, 912-963. 16. The Great Conquests, 963-1025. 17. The Expansion of Society, 780-1025 -- Pt. V. The Weak State and the Wealthy Society. 18. Erratic Government, 1025-1081. 19. Improvised Reconstruction, 1081-1143. 20. Diminishing Security, 1143-1204. 21. A Restless Society, 1025-1204.
Pt. VI. The Failed Restoration. 22. The Successor States, 1204-1261. 23. The Restored Empire, 1261-1328. 24. The Breakdown, 1328-1391. 25. The End of Byzantine Independence, 1391-1461. 26. The Separation of Society from State, 1204-1461 -- App. List of Rulers.
Summary The first comprehensive and up-to-date history of Byzantium to appear in almost sixty years, and the first ever to cover both the Byzantine state and Byzantine society. Includes 208 illustrations, 21 maps, 18 tables. 1048 pages.
Subject Byzantine Empire -- History.
ISBN 0804724210 (cl.)
0804726302 (paperback)