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6-27 class notes - crisis of 3rd century, Diocletian,...

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“crisis of 3 rd century”, Diocletian, Tetrarchy, Constantine, Maxentius, Milvian Bridge, Edict of Milan, “Christianization”, Heresey, Arianism/Donatism, Montanism/ Monophysite, “fall of Rome’, plumbiam?, race?, other?,Byzas, Constantinople, Justinian, Procopius, HagriaSophia, Basil, Bulgaroktonos, iconoclasts, iconodules, 5/29/1453 in the 3 rd century. . there is an economic crisis o Roman empire distributor of coin around the realm. (Standard of the day. .) o Coinage based on silver. .. There were gold, bronze and copper as well. o coinage is cut so the amount of silver in a coin decreases… soilders no longer except silver coins. o emperor like Diocletian set up standard price. o universal price control led to inflation and price standards o army wants guaranteed pay Diocletian 280 3 rd century o created tetrarchy rule of 4 men Augustus in east and west Caesar in east and westtantius as Caesar NW, Maximian as Augustus W, Galerius as Caesar (center), Diocleaseas (goddest roma chief
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This note was uploaded on 08/16/2011 for the course UGC 111 taught by Professor Bono during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Buffalo.

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6-27 class notes - crisis of 3rd century, Diocletian,...

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