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By Linda Jones Hall,William R. Caraher

The essays in Archaeology and historical past in Roman, Medieval and Post-Medieval Greece honor the contributions of Timothy E. Gregory to our figuring out of Greece from the Roman interval to fashionable occasions. Evoking Gregory's various pursuits, the amount brings jointly anthropologists, artwork historians, archaeologists, historians, and philologists to deal with such contested subject matters because the finish of Antiquity, the so-called Byzantine darkish a while, the contours of the rising Byzantine civilization, and identification in post-Medieval Greece. those papers reveal the continuing power of either conventional and cutting edge techniques to the learn of fabric tradition and emphasise that old interpretation may be the made of methodological self-awareness. specifically, this quantity exhibits how the learn of the cloth tradition of post-Classical Greece over the past 30 years has made major contributions to either the bigger archaeological and historic discourse. The essays during this quantity are geared up lower than 3 headings - Archaeology and strategy, the Archaeology of id, and the altering panorama - which spotlight 3 major focuses of Gregory's study. every one essay interlaces new analyses with the contributions Gregory has made to our figuring out of Medieval and Post-Medieval Greece. learn jointly those essays not just make an important contribution to how we comprehend the post-Classical Greek global, but in addition to how we learn the cloth tradition of the Mediterranean international extra broadly.

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