Books on Byzantine History published in 2009

Here is a list of books published in 2009 that deal with Byzantine History (links go to their page on

Byzantine Slavery and the Mediterranean World

The Grand Strategy of the Byzantine Empire

Dante and Byzantium

Becoming Byzantine: Children and Childhood in Byzantium

The Gothic War

Church and Society in Late Byzantium

Image Making in Byzantium, Sasanian Persia and the Early Muslim World

The Christian Parthenon: Classicism and Pilgrimage in Byzantine Athens

Re-thinking Dionysius the Areopagite

Byzantium Between the Ottomans and the Latins: Politics and Society in the Late Empire

A Social History of Byzantium

The Jaharis Gospel Lectionary: The Story of a Byzantine Book

The Construction of Authority in Ancient Rome and Byzantium: The Rhetoric of Empire

Studies on the Cult of Relics in Byzantium up to 1204

Tilling the Hateful Earth: Agricultural Production and Trade in the Late Antique East

Enamels, Crowns, Relics and Icons

The Chronicle of Morea: Historiography in Crusader Greece

The Grand Turk: Sultan Mehmet II-Conqueror of Constantinople and Master of an Empire

Monemvasia: Byzantine City State

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