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The Resource The barbarian plain : Saint Sergius between Rome and Iran, Elizabeth Key Fowden

The barbarian plain : Saint Sergius between Rome and Iran, Elizabeth Key Fowden

Label
The barbarian plain : Saint Sergius between Rome and Iran
Title
The barbarian plain
Title remainder
Saint Sergius between Rome and Iran
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Key Fowden
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fowden, Elizabeth Key
Dewey number
  • 270.2/092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BR1720.S23
LC item number
F68 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The transformation of the classical heritage
Series volume
28
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sargis
  • Rusafa (Extinct city)
  • Syria
  • Iraq
Label
The barbarian plain : Saint Sergius between Rome and Iran, Elizabeth Key Fowden
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Portraits of a Martyr -- The Passio of SS. Sergius and Bacchus -- History in the Passio: The Emperor -- The Hagiographic Milieu -- Alexander of Hierapolis and the Early Cult of S. Sergius -- Images of S. Sergius -- 2. Martyr Cult on the Frontier: The Case of Mayperqat -- Relics and Defense -- At the World's Center -- The Ecumenical City of Martyrs -- The Iranian Viewpoint -- 3. Rusafa -- The Frontier Zone -- A Place of Convergence -- The Fortress-Shrine -- Pilgrimage to Rusafa -- 4. The Spread of the Sergius Cult in Syria and Mesopotamia -- The Hawran -- West of the Steppe -- Northern Syria and Mesopotamia -- The Iranian Empire -- 5. Frontier Shrine and Frontier Saint -- Justinian, Theodora, and S. Sergius -- Iranian Interest in S. Sergius -- The Ghassanid Confederation -- al-Mundhir -- 6. The Cult of S. Sergius after the Islamic Conquest -- Umayyad Rusafa -- Rusafa after Hisham -- Between East and West -- Between Christianity and Islam
Control code
41039823
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 227 pages
Isbn
9780520216853
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99022672
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
The barbarian plain : Saint Sergius between Rome and Iran, Elizabeth Key Fowden
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Portraits of a Martyr -- The Passio of SS. Sergius and Bacchus -- History in the Passio: The Emperor -- The Hagiographic Milieu -- Alexander of Hierapolis and the Early Cult of S. Sergius -- Images of S. Sergius -- 2. Martyr Cult on the Frontier: The Case of Mayperqat -- Relics and Defense -- At the World's Center -- The Ecumenical City of Martyrs -- The Iranian Viewpoint -- 3. Rusafa -- The Frontier Zone -- A Place of Convergence -- The Fortress-Shrine -- Pilgrimage to Rusafa -- 4. The Spread of the Sergius Cult in Syria and Mesopotamia -- The Hawran -- West of the Steppe -- Northern Syria and Mesopotamia -- The Iranian Empire -- 5. Frontier Shrine and Frontier Saint -- Justinian, Theodora, and S. Sergius -- Iranian Interest in S. Sergius -- The Ghassanid Confederation -- al-Mundhir -- 6. The Cult of S. Sergius after the Islamic Conquest -- Umayyad Rusafa -- Rusafa after Hisham -- Between East and West -- Between Christianity and Islam
Control code
41039823
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 227 pages
Isbn
9780520216853
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99022672
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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