Theodosian Empresses

Theodosian Empresses : Women and Imperial Dominion in Late Antiquity

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Theodosian Empresses sets a series of compelling women on the stage of history and offers new insights into the eastern court in the fifth more

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  • Paperback | 325 pages
  • 152 x 226 x 16mm | 498.95g
  • University of California Press
  • Berkerley, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • Ill.
  • 0520068017
  • 9780520068018

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"Holum's use of numismatic and artistic as well as textual evidence is most welcome. Gracefully written and thematically consistent, Holum's book marks a new stage in the research on not just the imperial women but the whole Theodosian era. All future scholars must take into account his exciting hypotheses, whether they support or challenge them."--Elizabeth A. Clark, "Church Historyshow more

About Kenneth G. Holum

Kenneth G. Holum is Professor of History at the University of more