Byzantium and the Arabs in the Sixth Century

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Dumbarton Oaks, 1995 - History - 1032 pages
 

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Contents

The Reign of Anastasius
3
The Persian War 502506
12
Byzantium and Kinda
19
Mundirs Invasion of Palestine
26
The Reign of Justin I
32
ByzantineLakhmid Relations
41
XI
50
The Reign of Justinian
61
Menander and the Arabs
331
Conclusion 994
335
The Death of Arethas 569
337
The Souring of GhassānidByzantine Relations
346
The Withdrawal of the Ghassānids 572575
356
The Persian Conquest of South Arabia 570
364
The CoRulership of Tiberius 574578
372
Mundir in Constantinople 575
384

The Expedition against Mundir Winter 528
70
Thannūris the Battle of the Ditch Summer 528
76
The Samaritan Revolt of 529
82
Introduction 942
95
The Basileia of Arethas 529
109
The Usays Inscription
117
Abū Karib
124
The Battle of Daras 530
131
XVIII
132
The Embassy of Julian
144
The Peninsula 968
146
Byzantium and Maadd the Maddēnoi
160
Saracen Pockets in the Three Palestines
166
Theodore of Phārān 983
168
The Two Dukes
172
The InterWar Period 532539
179
VI
184
VII
191
The Saracen Invasion of Euphratensis 536
194
Novel 103 on Palestine
200
ByzantineGhassānid Relations in 536
206
The Image 984
233
The War of the Federates 546561
236
VIII
239
The Vita Euthymii
251
The Third Phase 553565
255
Concluding Remarks
261
Arethas in Constantinople 563
282
Procopius and the Arabs
297
IX
298
The Reign of Justin II
307
Justin Ils Daughter ApaŖia
318
The Harrān Inscription
325
The Reign of Tiberius
394
Some Problems of the Campaign
416
An Evaluation
425
Prodosia
439
The Fall of Mundir
455
Numān
464
The Byzantine Response to the Ghassānid Revolt
471
Adī ibnZayd
478
XIV
482
Greek Federate Epigraphy
489
The Patriciate of Mundir
512
The Two Federate Crowns
518
J G Wetzstein and R BrŁnnow on alBurj
524
The Reign of Maurice
529
The Trial of the Two Ghassānids
535
Introduction
550
The Restoration of the Ghassānids
562
The Stratēgikon
568
XV
570
An Evaluation
583
Evagrius and Theophylact
592
July A D 600
602
Ι Maurice the Arabs and Arabissos
610
VII
618
Ibn Hamdīs on Sicily
632
The Second Decade
641
Saracen Pockets in Palaestina Prima
651
Addenda et Corrigenda 996
655
The Saracens in the Acta of St Anastasius
658
Maps
682
Index 1035
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