History of the Byzantine state / [by] George Ostrogorsky. Translated from the German by Joan Hussey. With a foreword by Peter Charanis.

Other titles
  • Geschichte des byzantinischen Staates. English
  • Geschichte des byzantinischen Staates
  • Geschichte des byzantinischen Staates.
  • Rev. ed.
  • New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press 1969
Physical description
xl, 624 p. illus., col. maps. 25 cm.
  • 0813505992
  • Translation of Geschichte des byzantinischen Staates.
  • Includes bibliographical references.
  • Originally published: München : C. H. Beck'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung (Oscar Beck), 1952.
  • Translation of: Geschichte des byzantinischen Staates.
  • Translation of: Geschichte des byzantinischen Staates.
  • The early Byzantine state : its development and characteristics (324-610) -- The struggle for existence and the revival of the Byzantine state (610-711) -- The age of the iconoclast crisis (711-843) -- The golden age of the Byzantine empire (843-1025) -- Government by the civil aristocracy of the capital (1025-81) -- The rule of the military aristocracy (1081-1204) -- Latin rule and the restoration of the Byzantine empire (1204-82) -- The decline and fall of the Byzantine empire (1282-1453).
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  • Succinctly traces the Byzantine Empire's thousand-year course with emphasis on political development and social, aesthetic, economic and ecclesiastical factors.

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Birkbeck, University of London Library: Contact the Library 949.502 OST
British Library: Lending Collection AL69/8074
British School at Athens: British School Library II 79.11 Donation by Richard and Mary Jo Clogg
University of Cambridge Libraries: University Library: North Front, Floor 4 523:3.c.95.21
University of Cambridge Libraries: Pembroke College: Main Library 853,OST 2
University of Cambridge Libraries: Wolfson College Library: Main Library 940.1 (58)
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Imperial College London Library: Central Library: Level 5 949.502 OST
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University of Leeds Library: Laidlaw Library, level 2 Modern History M-0 OST
University of Oxford Libraries: Bodleian History Faculty Library: Upper Gladstone Link DF552.5 OST 1969
University of Oxford Libraries: Magdalen College Library: Longwall Library 949.5 OST
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University of St Andrews Library: Main Library DF552.O8G69
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