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Peter Heather is Professor of Medieval History at King's College London, and author of The Fall of the Roman Empire, Empires and Barbarians, and The Restoration of Rome.
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Obras por Peter Heather

Associated Works

The Huns (1996) — Posfácio, algumas edições112 exemplares
The Cambridge Ancient History, Vol. 13: The Late Empire, A.D. 337–425 (1998) — Contribuidor; Contribuidor — 70 exemplares
Companion to Historiography (1997) — Contribuidor — 70 exemplares
Literacy and Power in the Ancient World (1994) — Contribuidor — 38 exemplares
The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Attila (1888) — Contribuidor — 20 exemplares
Constructing Identities in Late Antiquity (1999) — Contribuidor — 6 exemplares

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Conhecimento Comum

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Heather rightly challenges aspects of evangelical historiography even if he falls short in other areas.

Full review here: https://americanreformer.org/2023/11/review-christendom-the-triumph-of-religion/
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rdhasler | 1 outra crítica | Nov 14, 2023 |
Tapa dura editorial con sobrecubierta.
2ª Edición
Buen estado
 
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Accitanus | 26 outras críticas | Aug 31, 2023 |
history of Roman & barbarians
 
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SrMaryLea | 26 outras críticas | Aug 23, 2023 |
It took me longer than normal to get through this - there is a lot in this book - but I enjoyed it greatly. It draws themes from the post-Roman world and traces them through to the Carolingian era and the rise of the Papacy as a true pan-European force in medieval times; the great strength of the book, however, is in tracing why this was not some inevitable and seamless transition of power from Roman Empire to Roman Church. The anti-Whiggish tone is refreshing and thought-provoking, and Heather's writing style keeps you engaged even when the themes being explored are very complex and full of contingencies.… (mais)
 
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SuzieD | 4 outras críticas | Jan 3, 2023 |

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13
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