Envoys and political communication in the late antique West, 411-533 /

This book examines the role of envoys in the period from the establishment of the first 'barbarian kingdoms' in the West, to the eve of Justinian's wars of reconquest. It makes a significant contribution to the developing field of ancient and medieval communication.

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Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator:Gillett, Andrew.
Imprint:Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003.
Description:1 online resource (xvii, 335 pages) : maps
Language:English
Series:Cambridge studies in medieval life and thought ; 4th ser., 55
Cambridge studies in medieval life and thought ; 4th ser., 55.
Subject:Diplomacy -- History -- To 1500.
Diplomatie -- Histoire -- Jusqu'à 1500.
Service diplomatique et consulaire -- Histoire -- Jusqu'à 1500.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Government -- International.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- International Relations -- General.
Diplomacy.
Politics and government.
Diplomatische Beziehungen
Politieke communicatie.
Diplomatieke betrekkingen.
Late oudheid.
Diplomacia (história) -- Roma antiga.
Império romano (aspectos políticos)
Geschichte 411-476.
Geschichte 411-533.
Europe -- History -- 392-814.
Europe -- Politics and government -- 476-1492.
Europe -- Histoire -- 392-814.
Europe -- Politique et gouvernement -- 476-1492.
Europe.
Weströmisches Reich
Europa.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Electronic books -- History.
History.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11177757
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ISBN:0511120451
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 294-319) and index.
English.
Print version record.
Summary:This book examines the role of envoys in the period from the establishment of the first 'barbarian kingdoms' in the West, to the eve of Justinian's wars of reconquest. It makes a significant contribution to the developing field of ancient and medieval communication.
Other form:Print version: Gillett, Andrew. Envoys and political communication in the late antique West, 411-533. Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003 0521813492