Warfare, State and Society in the Byzantine World 565-1204

Warfare State and Society in the Byzantine World Warfare State and Society in the Byzantine World is the first comprehensive study of warfare and the Byzantine world from the sixth to the twelfth century The book examines Byzantine attitudes to war

  • Title: Warfare, State and Society in the Byzantine World 565-1204
  • Author: John F. Haldon
  • ISBN: 9781857284959
  • Page: 105
  • Format: Paperback
  • Warfare, State and Society in the Byzantine World is the first comprehensive study of warfare and the Byzantine world from the sixth to the twelfth century The book examines Byzantine attitudes to warfare, the effects of war on society and culture, and the relations between the soldiers, their leaders and society The communications, logistics, resources and manpower capaWarfare, State and Society in the Byzantine World is the first comprehensive study of warfare and the Byzantine world from the sixth to the twelfth century The book examines Byzantine attitudes to warfare, the effects of war on society and culture, and the relations between the soldiers, their leaders and society The communications, logistics, resources and manpower capabilities of the Byzantine Empire are explored to set warfare in its geographical as well as historical context In addition to the strategic and tactical evolution of the army, this book analyses the army in campaign and in battle, and its attitudes to violence in the context of the Byzantine Orthodox Church The Byzantine Empire has an enduring fascination for all those who study it, and Warfare, State and Society is a colourful study of the central importance of warfare within it.

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    About "John F. Haldon"

    1. John F. Haldon

      John Haldon is Shelby Cullom Davis 30 Professor of European History, and Professor of Byzantine History and Hellenic Studies He has been Director of Graduate Studies for the History Department since July 2009 His research centers on the socio economic, institutional, political and cultural history of the early and middle Byzantine empire from the seventh to the eleventh centuries He also works on political systems and structures across the European and Islamic worlds from late ancient to early modern times and has explored how resources were produced, distributed and consumed, especially in warfare, during the late ancient and medieval periods Professor Haldon is the author and co author of than two dozen books His most recent books are The social history of Byzantium Blackwell, Oxford 2008 and Byzantium in the iconoclast era a history, with L Brubaker Cambridge University Press, Cambridge 2011.Professor Haldon is the director of the Euchaita Avkat Project an archaeological and historical survey in north central Turkey As well as traditional methods of field survey and historical research, this long term project employs cutting edge survey, mapping and digital modeling techniques to enrich our understanding of the society, economy, land use, demography, paleo environmental history and resources of the late Roman, Byzantine and Seljuk Ottoman periods Further information on the Euchaita Avkat Project is available through the following links.He is also co director of the international Medieval Logistics Project an international project deploying Geographical Information Systems and sophisticated modelling software to analyze the logistics of East Roman, early medieval Western European and Early Islamic warfare and structures of resource allocation.A native of Northumbria, England, Professor Haldon has worked at the Universities of Athens and Munich, at the Max Planck Institut for European Legal History in Frankfurt, and at the University of Birmingham, where from 1995 he was Director of the Centre for Byzantine, Ottoman and Modern Greek Studies and from 2000 2004 Head of the School of Historical Studies He came to Princeton University in 2005 From 2007 2013 he is a Senior Fellow at the Dumbarton Oaks Center for Byzantine Studies in Washington D.C He is a Corresponding Member of the Austrian Academy of Sciences in Vienna and a member of the editorial boards of several scholarly journals in Europe and the USA.

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    1. Without a doubt, this is the absolute standard military history of Byzantium, and probably will be for many years to come. Although I would consider this to be a military history, it is not one in the traditional sense. It is not a chronological run through of Byzantine history with an emphasis on military events. Rather, each chapter focuses on a particular theme, and then Dr. Haldon goes to show how this changed over time. If you're just looking for a general military history with a focus on t [...]


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