The City in the classical and post-classical world : changing contexts of power and identity / edited by Claudia Rapp, H.A. Drake.
This volume examines the evolving role of the city and citizenship from classical Athens through fifth-century Rome and medieval Byzantium. Beginning in the first century CE, the universal claims of Hellenistic and Roman imperialism began to be challenged by the growing role of Christianity in shapi...
Cambridge University Press,