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The Resource Rome re-imagined : twelfth-century Jews, Christians and Muslims encounter the Eternal City, [edited by] Louis I. Hamilton and Stefano Riccioni

Rome re-imagined : twelfth-century Jews, Christians and Muslims encounter the Eternal City, [edited by] Louis I. Hamilton and Stefano Riccioni

Label
Rome re-imagined : twelfth-century Jews, Christians and Muslims encounter the Eternal City
Title
Rome re-imagined
Title remainder
twelfth-century Jews, Christians and Muslims encounter the Eternal City
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Louis I. Hamilton and Stefano Riccioni
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection examines the image of Rome through Arabic, Greek, Hebrew, Latin, and Persian descriptions of the eternal city. Placing the twelfth-century renaissance into a Mediterranean context. The city of Rome is revealed as a multi-vocal object of desire and a contested ideal
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
305.609456/3209021
Index
index present
LC call number
DG811
LC item number
.R66 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hamilton, Louis I
  • Riccioni, Stefano
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rome (Italy)
  • Rome (Italy)
  • Rome (Italy)
  • Rome (Italy)
  • Jews
  • Christians
  • Muslims
  • Papacy
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Travelers' writings
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Christians
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Jews
  • Literature
  • Muslims
  • Papacy
  • Travelers' writings
  • Italy
  • Kristna
  • Judar
  • Muslimer
  • Italien
Label
Rome re-imagined : twelfth-century Jews, Christians and Muslims encounter the Eternal City, [edited by] Louis I. Hamilton and Stefano Riccioni
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Rome Re-imagined / Herbert L. Kessler -- The Rituals of Renaissance : Liturgy and Mythic History in The Marvels of Rome / Louis I. Hamilton -- Rewriting Antiquity, Renewing Rome : The Identity of the Eternal City through Visual Art, Monumental Inscriptions and the Mirabilia / Stefano Riccioni -- Walking in the Shadows of the Past : The Jewish Experience of Rome in the Twelfth Century / Marie Therese Champagne and Ra'anan S. Boustan -- Viewing Rome from the Roman Empires / Emily Albu -- An Assessment of the Political Symbolism of the City of Rome in the Writings of John of Salisbury / Irene A. O'Daly -- Decoding the Labyrinth : Rome in Arabic and Persian Medieval Literature / Mario Casari -- Conclusion: An Imagined City / Louis I. Hamilton and Stefano Riccioni
Control code
799766376
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (171 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004235670
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)799766376
Label
Rome re-imagined : twelfth-century Jews, Christians and Muslims encounter the Eternal City, [edited by] Louis I. Hamilton and Stefano Riccioni
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Rome Re-imagined / Herbert L. Kessler -- The Rituals of Renaissance : Liturgy and Mythic History in The Marvels of Rome / Louis I. Hamilton -- Rewriting Antiquity, Renewing Rome : The Identity of the Eternal City through Visual Art, Monumental Inscriptions and the Mirabilia / Stefano Riccioni -- Walking in the Shadows of the Past : The Jewish Experience of Rome in the Twelfth Century / Marie Therese Champagne and Ra'anan S. Boustan -- Viewing Rome from the Roman Empires / Emily Albu -- An Assessment of the Political Symbolism of the City of Rome in the Writings of John of Salisbury / Irene A. O'Daly -- Decoding the Labyrinth : Rome in Arabic and Persian Medieval Literature / Mario Casari -- Conclusion: An Imagined City / Louis I. Hamilton and Stefano Riccioni
Control code
799766376
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (171 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004235670
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)799766376

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