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The physical world of late antiquity

Samuel Sambursky

The physical world of late antiquity

by Samuel Sambursky

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Published by Routledge & Paul in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science,
  • Philosophy,
  • Ancient Science

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ125 .S19
    The Physical Object
    Pagination189 p.
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26549986M

      This thoroughly revised and expanded edition of The Mediterranean World in Late Antiquity, now covering the period AD, provides both a detailed introduction to late antiquity and a direct challenge to conventional views of the end of the Roman empire. Leading scholar Averil Cameron focuses on the changes and continuities in Mediterranean society as a whole before the . Sambursky describes the development of scientific conceptions and theories in the centuries following Aristotle until the close of antiquity in the sixth century ally published in The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-o.

    The World of Late Antiquity () In his second book The World of Late Antiquity (), Brown offered a radically new interpretation of the entire period between the second and eighth centuries mater: University of Oxford. The World of Late Antiquity: AD These centuries, as the author demonstrates, were the era in which the most deeply rooted of ancient institutions disappeared for all time. By the Russian empire had vanished from western Europe; by the Persian empire had vanished from the Near East/5(4).

    Now, in Alexandria in Late Antiquity, Christopher Haas offers the first book to place these figures within the physical and social context of Alexandria's bustling urban milieu. Because of its clear demarcation of communal boundaries, Alexandria provides the modern historian with an ideal opportunity to probe the multicultural makeup of an. Second only to Rome in the ancient world, Alexandria was home to many of late antiquity's most brilliant writers, philosophers, and theologians—among them Philo, Origen, Arius, Athanasius, Hypatia, Cyril, and John Philoponus. Now, in Alexandria in Late Antiquity, Christopher Haas offers the first book to place these figures within the physical and social context of Alexandria's bustling.


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Originally published in The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University by: The Physical World of Late Antiquity Series: Princeton Legacy Library Sambursky describes the development of scientific conceptions and theories in the centuries following Aristotle until the close of antiquity in the sixth century A.D.

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They have come to us as perceived by the authors of the waning of the classical world, the world of Late Antiquity. This was a world about to perish, characterised by the decline of the Roman Empire and its legal system, and the tensions between the philosophy and paganism of Antiquity and Christianity.

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He is credited with having created the field of study referred to as late antiquity ( A.D.), the period during which Rome fell, the three major monotheistic religions took shape, and Christianity spread across Europe.

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