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Ravenna

Capital of Empire, Crucible of Europe

Judith Herrin

A riveting history of the city that led the West out of the ruins of the Roman EmpireAt the end of the fourth century, as the power of Rome faded and Constantinople became the seat of empire, a new capital city was rising in the West. Here, in Ravenna on the coast of Italy, Arian Goths and Catholic Romans competed to produce an unrivaled concentrat...
Publish Date
2020
October 27
Goodreads rating
3.92
ISBN
9780691153438
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Aug 14, 2020
An outstanding book. And what a beauty ! #Ravenna cc ⁦@AnthonyBarnett⁩      source