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Today's Zaman

Today's Zaman
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:40:12 -0700

What was the Byzantine Empire really like? IB Tauris' “A Short History Of ….” series aims to make issues accessible, not only to students of a subject, but also to general readers and amateur enthusiasts. In the recently published title covering the ...
 
SFGate
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:41:15 -0700

After the Byzantine Empire collapsed in the 15th century, the Ottomans turned it into a mosque, adding minarets and plastering over Christian mosaics. The prayer niche was shifted a bit off-center so it would point toward Mecca, rather than Jerusalem.
 
Western Queens Gazette
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:31:57 -0700

Its honorific title is 'Symprotevousa', literally co-capital, a reference to its historical status as the 'Symvasilevousa of 'co-reigning city of the Byzantine Empire, alongside Constantinople. Visitors to Thessaloniki see Byzantine monuments. She is ...
 
Russia Beyond the Headlines
Sun, 13 Jul 2014 02:54:59 -0700

There it was later adopted by the heir of the Roman one-headed eagle, the Byzantine Empire. It shortly became the symbol of Eastern Christianity and then spread across Christendom, appearing on the coats of arms of Serbia and Montenegro, Germany (the ...
 
American Thinker
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:11:15 -0700

Just as the Pope of Rome traces his legitimacy to the Apostle Peter, so the Russian Orthodox Church, the established church of Tsarist Russia, traces its lineage to the Byzantine Empire, beginning three centuries after Jesus of Nazareth. For all its ...
 
io9
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:22:29 -0700

Justinian was the emperor of the Byzantine Empire (or Eastern Roman Empire) in the sixth century AD. He was determined to usher in a new golden age, and started out by declaring war on nearby territories. Once the territories had been subdued, he moved ...
 
Los Angeles Times
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 08:20:18 -0700

The program will highlight the cuisine of the Byzantine Empire and also features a four-course dinner in the Inner Peristyle Garden. The meal will be prepared by Bon Appetit's culinary team Chef Mayet Cristobal and Chef Fernando Cayanan in consultation ...
 
Yorkshire Post
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 22:00:20 -0700

Andalusia was once ruled by Vandals, Visigoths and the Byzantine Empire. And it was the Islamic Empire of Al-Andalus, a place of global economic and cultural power. In Cordoba, an extraordinary civilised society was exemplified by the works of that ...
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