Author: Ben Stroud
Publisher: Graywolf Press
ISBN: 1555970745
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Ben Stroud's historical reimaginings twist together with contemporary stories to reveal startling truths about human nature across the centuries. In his able hands, Byzantium makes us believe that these are accounts we haven't heard yet.

History As Literature In Byzantium

Author: Ruth Macrides
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351930648
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Roger Scott The fifthcentury stories of Theodosius' apple and Marcian's eagles
illustrate several aspects of the significance of good stories in Byzantine culture:
first, the initial recognition of their value for political propaganda and counter ...

A Companion To Byzantium

Author: Liz James
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781444320022
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Second, Byzantine chronicles often use repetition and apparent plagiarism as a
way of demonstrating their authenticity and accuracy. Repetition is a way of ... But
it revolves around a Byzantine love of stories and their impact. Good Stories My ...

Byzantium Its Neighbours And Its Cultures

Author: Danijel Dzino
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004344918
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archaeology, which dates the finds from post-Roman Dalmatia to the seventh, or
less frequently the early ninth century, according to these stories from DAI.19 The
most recent works on these stories from DAI in a local context thus remains ...

Women Of Byzantium

Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300133455
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Popular in the early Byzantine period, the theme became a powerful vehicle for
messages of redemption and salvation. ... These often bizarre stories describe a
segment of society sharing an emotional burden with which a substantial number

Experiencing Byzantium

Author: Claire Nesbitt
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317137833
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Papers from the 44th Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies, Newcastle and
Durham, April 2011 Claire Nesbitt, Mark ... 105 animal fables like Stephanites kai
Ichnilates;106 framestory tales like Syntipas;107 edifying little stories from ...

Byzantium Endures

Author: Michael Moorcock
Publisher: PM Press
ISBN: 1604864915
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... Calendar (1993) (UK omnibus) Behold the Man and Other Stories (1994) (UK
omnibus) The Roads Between the Worlds (1996) (US omnibus) Elric (2001) The
Elric Saga Part Three (2002) (US omnibus) Jerry Cornell's Comic Capers (2005)

Power And Subversion In Byzantium

Author: Michael Saxby
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317076931
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Papers from the 43rd Spring Symposium of Byzantine Studies, Birmingham,
March 2010 Michael Saxby, Dimiter Angelov ... These stories made Michael out
to be disgusting but rather than being 'true', they may well fall into the category of

Dreaming In Byzantium And Beyond

Author: George T. Calofonos
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317148142
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Byzantine. Collections. of. Miracle. Stories. Stavroula Constantinou Byzantine
hagiographical narratives abound with dreams and visions.1 The reason for
which devices, such as dreams and visions, are so prominent in hagiography is
related ...