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Rome re-imagined : twelfth-century Jews, Christians and Muslims encounter the Eternal City

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  • Creator [edited by] Louis I. Hamilton and Stefano Riccioni
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2011] ©2011
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (171 pages)
  • ISBNs 9789004235670, 9789004235670, 9004235671, 9789004225282, 9004225285
  • OCLC ocn799766376

Summary

  • This collection examines the image of Rome through Arabic, Greek, Hebrew, Latin, and Persian descriptions of the eternal city. Placing the twelfth-century renaissance into a Mediterranean context. The city of Rome is revealed as a multi-vocal object of desire and a contested ideal.

Notes

  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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