Material culture and well-being in Byzantium (400-1453)
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Material culture and well-being in Byzantium (400-1453) proceedings of the international conference (Cambridge, 8-10 September 2001) by

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Published by Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Michael Grünbart ... [et al.].
SeriesDenkschriften / Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Philosophisch-Historische Klasse -- 356. Bd., Veröffentlichungen zur Byzanzforschung -- Bd. 11
ContributionsGrünbart, Michael., Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften.
LC ClassificationsDF531 .M38 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination239 p., [42] p. of plates :
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22505763M
ISBN 109783700136026
LC Control Number2008426532

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