A History of the Later Roman Empire, AD 284-641...

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Author  Stephen Mitchell
Publisher  Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date   August 25, 2014
ISBN  1118312422
Pages  564

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The Second Edition of A History of the Later Roman Empirefeatures extensive revisions and updates to the highly-acclaimed,sweeping historical survey of the Roman Empire from the accessionof Diocletian in AD 284 to the death of Heraclius in 641. 

  • Features a revised narrative of the political history thatshaped the late Roman Empire
  • Includes extensive changes to the chapters on regional history,especially those relating to Asia Minor and Egypt
  • Offers a renewed evaluation of the decline of the empire in thelater sixth and seventh centuries
  • Places a larger emphasis on the military deficiencies, collapseof state finances, and role of bubonic plague throughout the Europein Rome’s decline
  • Includes systematic updates to the bibliography

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