15 Byzantium 022211

15 Byzantium 022211 - Byzantium Creativity Holding On What...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–10. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Byzantium Creativity  Holding On
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
What is Rome? Rome is a city, area, and  empire Concept associated with  laws, and way of life Comparable to concept  of Zion Constantinople  considered the “New  Rome (Nova Roma)”
Background image of page 2
Building of Constantinople Site selected by Constantine Triangular peninsula on European shore
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Constantinople’s Walls
Background image of page 4
Constantinople was a Roman City • Major building  • Major roads  • Major water needs
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Constantinople was a Roman City Name comes from Greek name  of village on the previous site  of Constantino ple “Byzantine” politics    Complicated    Evil or devious Mother kills emperor son Brother kills brother at high   mass on Christmas Brother allows invaders into the  city to dethrone bother
Background image of page 6
Justinian
Background image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Hagia Sophia
Background image of page 8
Hagia Interior The dome [of Hagia Sophia] is  a work admirable and  terrifying. ..seeming not to rest  on the masonry below it, but to  be suspended by a chain of gold  from the height of the sky.
Background image of page 9

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 10
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 03/20/2012 for the course MFG 201 taught by Professor Terry,r during the Fall '08 term at BYU.

Page1 / 26

15 Byzantium 022211 - Byzantium Creativity Holding On What...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 10. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online