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    Early Christian and Byzantine Architecture (Pelican History of Art) (Paperback) By (author) Richard Krautheimer

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    DescriptionPresents an overall view of the history and changing character of Early Christian and Byzantine architecture, from Rome and Milan to North Africa, Constantinople, Greece and the Balkans and from Egypt and Jerusalem to the villages and monasteries of Syria, Asia Minor, Armenia and Mesopotamia.


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    Title
    Early Christian and Byzantine Architecture
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Richard Krautheimer
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 554
    Width: 158 mm
    Height: 225 mm
    Thickness: 32 mm
    Weight: 860 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780300052947
    ISBN 10: 0300052944
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25850
    B&T General Subject: 140
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ARC
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.5
    BIC subject category V2: AM
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    Ingram Subject Code: AR
    Libri: I-AR
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002000, ARC000000, ARC005000
    LC subject heading: , ,
    DC21: 723.1
    Abridged Dewey: 726
    DC22: 726
    LC classification: NA4817.K7
    LC subject heading: , , ,
    Thema V1.0: AM
    LC classification: NA4817 .K7 1986B
    Edition
    4
    Edition statement
    4th edition
    Illustrations note
    406 illustrations, maps, notes, glossary, bibliography, index
    Publisher
    Yale University Press
    Imprint name
    Yale University Press
    Publication date
    25 November 1992
    Publication City/Country
    New Haven
    Back cover copy
    By now a classic, it presents in a single volume a coherent overall view of the history and the changing character of Early Christian and Byzantine architecture, from Rome and Milan to North Africa, from Constantinople to Greece and the Balkans, and from Egypt and Jerusalem to the villages and monasteries of Syria, Asia Minor, Armenia, and Mesopotamia.
    Table of contents
    Part 1 Christian building prior to Constantine: the beginning of Christian architecture - A.D. 50-150, A.D. 150-250, A.D. 250-313. Part 2 The 4th century: Constantinian church building; Christian architecture in the capitals - Constantinople, Jerusalem, Antioch, Milan, Trier and Cologne, Rome. Part 3 The 5th century: the Agean coastlands - Constantinople and vicinity, the coasts of Asia Minor, Egypt, Greece and the Balkans; the inland countries - Syria, Palestine and Jordan, the high plateau of Asia Minor; the Latin West - Rome, northern Italy and southern France, Istria, eastern Venetor and Carinthia, Dalmatia, Ravenna, Africa, southern Italy, Sicily and Spain. Part 4 Early Byzantine building: the Hagia Sophia and allied buildings; standard building in the age of Justinian; the architecture of the age of Justinian in the provinces. Part 5 Church building after Justinian: the cross-domed church; the borderlands - Mesopotamia and the Tur Abdin, Egypt and Nubia, the Balkans; Bulgaria; Armenia and Georgia. Part 6 Middle Byzantine architecture from the Macedonian emperors to the Latin conquest (864-1204): the new building types and the "middle Byzantine renaissance"; development and regional styles of middle Byzantine architecture - Constantinople, northern Greece and the Balkans, Greece, Asia Minor, the Western outposts. Part 7 The end of Byzantine architecture: late Byzantine architecture - early Paleologan architecture, high Paleologan architecture, Salonica and Serbia, Bulgaria and Constantiople.