History and identity in the late antique Near East
This book examines the importance of the past, both real and imagined, in constructing contemporary culture in the period AD 500-1000. It goes beyond 'history-writing' in a narrow sense to examine philosophy, theology, liturgy and jurisprudence as vehicles for tradition and the imagination...
Oxford University Press
|Series:||Oxford studies in late antiquity / Oxford studies in late antiquity
|Collection:||Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa|
- Includes bibliographical references and index