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Los Angeles Times
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:03:45 -0700

The Byzantine Empire is fundamentally noteworthy because it was the first in which the secular power of the state fused with the religious authority of Christianity. In the West, not until the U.S. Constitution came along, were the two finally uncoupled.
Canada Free Press
Mon, 24 Mar 2014 07:03:45 -0700

A heavily centralized government with a large bureaucratic apparatus in its heyday, Byzantium existed in some form or fashion for about 1000 years. Historians can argue whether the Byzantine empire of history gets a bad rap for its characterization of ...
Today's Zaman
Sat, 29 Mar 2014 15:01:52 -0700

As the Roman Empire became larger and more unwieldy, it was on this eastern city that the eyes of Emperor Constantine alighted in 330. Given his stamp of approval, it was renamed Constantinopolis and went on to become the heart of the Byzantine Empire ...

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Discover Magazine (blog)
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:04:16 -0700

When people talk about the “Fall of the Roman Empire” they usually mean the fall of the Western Roman Empire, This is placed at 476 AD or some other date in that century, depending on the historian, However, the Eastern Roman, or Byzantine, Empire ...
Arutz Sheva
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:15:00 -0700

In 638 CE, the Caliph (or successor to Mohammed) Omar and his invading armies captured Jerusalem from the Byzantine Empire. One reason they wanted to erect a holy structure in Jerusalem was to proclaim Islam's supremacy over Christianity and its most ...
Sydney Morning Herald
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 23:52:35 -0700

Named the No. 1 destination for 2014, Istanbul's complexities are hard to resist, writes Lee Tulloch. In a passage that runs off Istanbul's main shopping promenade, Istiklal Avenue, there's a fashionable little store that sells T-shirts emblazoned with ...
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 06:41:15 -0700

The Byzantine Empire (founded 330 AD) was then and for a one thousand and one hundred years the largest cultural center of Europe and arguably the western hemisphere. The Byzantines performed at a scale compared to the Roman empire and had ...
Fri, 28 Mar 2014 04:24:41 -0700

The Byzantine Empire was the predominantly Greek-speaking continuation of the Roman Empire during Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages. The empire's capital city was Constantinople, modern day Istanbul. Last Update: Friday, 28 March 2014 KSA 15:52 ...

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