The Career and Writings of Demetrius Kydones

The Career and Writings of Demetrius Kydones
Author : Judith Ryder
Publisher : BRILL
Total Pages : 312
Release : 2010-06-14
ISBN 10 : 9789004189447
ISBN 13 : 9004189440
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Career and Writings of Demetrius Kydones Book Description:

Demetrius Kydones was a leading political and intellectual figure in fourteenth-century Byzantium, know especially for his translations of Aquinas and pro-western attitudes. This book examines Kydones’ career and writings in order to see what light they shed on Byzantine political and cultural developments in the period.


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