Post Augustum

Welcome to Post Augustum, a web site on the history of the Mediterranean world during the first Christian centuries, run by a team of historians who specialize in the period. The site aims to provide a constant update with articles, research, book reviews, news both from the Greek and international academia, and quotes of original sources. Post Augustum Journal publishes high quality original articles, either in Greek or in English.


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Empire of Letters: Writing in Roman Literature and Thought

Stephanie Ann Frampton, Empire of Letters: Writing in Roman Literature and Thought from Lucretius to Ovid, Oxford University Press, New York 2019.

Shedding new light on the history of the book in antiquity, Empire of Letters tells the story of writing at Rome at the pivotal moment of transition from …

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Open Access Monograph Series: Byzantina Sorbonensia

Les saints ermites et moines dans la peinture murale byzantine Svetlana Tomekovic 2011








Économie et société à Byzance (viiie-xiie siècle) Textes et documents Sophie Métivier (dir.) 2007







Monastères, images, pouvoirs et société à Byzance Michel Kaplan (dir.) 2006





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