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The Byzantine Theocracy: The Weil Lectures, Cincinatti

Steven Runciman - History - 2004 - 208 pages
A study of the theocratic constitution of the Byzantine Empire.
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The Emperor Romanus Lecapenus and His Reign: A Study of Tenth-Century Byzantium

Steven Runciman - History - 1988 - 275 pages
This study, centred around the reign of the usurping Emperor Romanus Lecapenus, was originally published in 1929, reissued in 1963, and has been out of print for several years ...
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The Fall of Constantinople 1453

Steven Runciman - History - 1990 - 256 pages
First published in 1965, this is a scholarly and highly accessible study of Constantinople's fall, an event which had tumultuous repercussions across both East and West ...
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The Medieval Manichee: A Study of the Christian Dualist Heresy

Steven Runciman - History - 1961 - 214 pages
A reissue of Sir Steven Runciman's classic account of the Dualist heretic tradition in Christianity from its Gnostic origins, through Armenia, Byzantium, and the Balkans to its ...
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The Sicilian Vespers: A History of the Mediterranean World in the Later ...

Steven Runciman - History - 1958 - 355 pages
Steven Runciman uses a fascinating historical episode as the climax of a great narrative sweep covering the whole of the Mediterranean in the thirteenth century.
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The First Crusade

Steven Runciman - History - 1992 - 201 pages
When Pope Urban II rose to his feet to address the multitudes gathered before him at the Council of Clermont in 1095, his appeal was simple: let Western Christendom march to ...
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A History of the Crusades, Volume 1

Steven Runciman - History - 1987 - 394 pages
Analyzes the Crusades from European and Arabic viewpoints
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The Great Church in Captivity: A Study of the Patriarchate of Constantinople ...

Steven Runciman - History - 1985 - 454 pages
This is Sir Steven Runciman's established and widely admired classic account of the Patriarchate of Constantinople, first published in 1968. The Great Church, as the Greeks ...
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