A History of the Later Roman Empire, AD 284-641 (Blackwell by Stephen Mitchell

By Stephen Mitchell

The moment version of A heritage of the Later Roman Empire beneficial properties large revisions and updates to the highly-acclaimed, sweeping old survey of the Roman Empire from the accession of Diocletian in advert 284 to the demise of Heraclius in 641. 

  • Features a revised narrative of the political historical past that formed the overdue Roman Empire
  • Includes huge adjustments to the chapters on local historical past, specifically these when it comes to Asia Minor and Egypt
  • Offers a renewed overview of the decline of the empire within the later 6th and 7th centuries
  • Places a bigger emphasis at the army deficiencies, cave in of country funds, and function of bubonic plague during the Europe in Rome’s decline
  • Includes systematic updates to the bibliography

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