The secret history : with related texts / Prokopios. Edited and translated, with an introduction, by Anthony Kaldellis

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Place / Publishing House:Indianapolis : Hackett Publishing Company, Inc., [2010]
Year of Publication:2010
Ancient Greek
Physical Description:lxxix, 195 Seiten
Notes:Enthält: A note on the translation and the spelling of names -- Acknowledgments -- Timeline -- Glossary of offices and administrative terms -- Genealogy of the family of Justinian -- Genealogy of the family of Theodora -- Map of the eastern Mediterranean in the reign of Justinian -- Map of environs of Constantinople in the reign of Justinian -- Map of Constantinople -- A guide to the main sources -- A guide to scholarship in English -- The secret history -- Related texts. A law for the marriage of Justinian and Theodora (Justin in Codex Iustinianus 5.4.23); The Nika riots (Wars 1.24); Theodora helps Monophysite saints (Yuhannan of Amida [John of Ephesos], Lives of the saints); The convent of repentance a different view by Prokopios (Buildings 1.9.1-10); An attempt to curb corruption in the provinces (Justinian, Novella 8, preface); A contemporary philosopher's view of Justinian's tyranny (Simplikios, Commentary on Epiktetos 14.19-32); The downfall of Ioannes the Kappadokian (Wars 1.25 and 2)
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