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By Jonathan Arnold, Shane Bjornlie, Kristina Sessa

A spouse to Ostrogothic Italy is a concise but finished leading edge survey of the increase and fall of Italy s first barbarian nation, the Ostrogothic nation (ca. 489-554 CE). the quantity s 18 essays offer readers with probing syntheses of contemporary scholarship on key issues, from the Ostrogothic military and management to non secular range and ecclesiastical improvement, ethnicity, cultural achievements, urbanism, and the agricultural economic climate. considerably, the quantity additionally provides cutting edge experiences of hitherto under-examined subject matters, together with the Ostrogothic provinces past the Italian lands, gender and the Ostrogothic court docket, and Ostrogothic Italy s environmental background. that includes paintings through a global panel of students, the quantity is designed for either new scholars and experts within the box. members are Jonathan Arnold, Shane Bjornlie, Samuel Cohen, Kate Cooper, Deborah Deliyannis, Cam gray, man Halsall, Gerda Heydemann, Mark Johnson, Sean Lafferty, Natalia Lozovsky, Federico Marazzi, Christine Radtki, Kristina Sessa, Paolo Squatriti, Brian Swain, and Rita Lizzi Testa."

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