A Short History of Byzantium
With wit, intelligence and his trademark eye for riveting detail, John Julius Norwich has brought together the most important and fascinating events from his trilogy of the rise and fall of the Byzantine empire.
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Review: A Short History of ByzantiumUser Review - Jessiqa - Goodreads
This book is shortened from Norwich's three-volume history. Though I majored in history in college, most of my classes, if they mentioned Byzantium at all, just barely touched on the empire. As an ... Read full review
Review: A Short History of ByzantiumUser Review - Diogo Almeida - Goodreads
The main problem with "A Short History of Byzantium" is that it is short. To condense 1.100 years of history and 88 emperors in less than 400 pages is an Herculean task. Norwich, however, manages ... Read full review