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Butrint 6 : excavations on the Vrina Plain. Volume 1, The lost Roman and Byzantine suburb / edited by Simon Greenslade.

Contributor(s): Greenslade, Simon, 1971- [editor.]Series: Butrint archaeological monographs ; 6.Publisher: Oxford ; Havertown, PA : Oxbow Books for the Butrint Foundation, 2019Description: xi, 404 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, plans (some color) ; 31 cmContent type: text | still image | cartographic image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781789252132; 178925213XOther title: Butrint six | Lost Roman and Byzantine suburbSubject(s): Excavations (Archaeology) -- Albania -- Butrint | Antiquities | Excavations (Archaeology) | Butrint (Albania) -- Antiquities | Butrint (Albania) -- Antiquities, Roman | Butrint (Albania) -- Antiquities, Byzantine | Albania -- ButrintDDC classification: 939.865 LOC classification: DR998.B88 | E93 2019
Contents:
Introduction. The history of the Vrina Plain / Simon Greensdale -- The Roman land organisation of the Butrint hinterland / David Bescoby -- The Excavations. Early Imperial period: 1st and 2nd century AD - The archaeology and growth of a suburban settlement / Simon Greenslade -- Late Imperial: the 3rd and 4th century AD – The archaeology of a channel-side domus / Simon Greensdale -- Late 4th to late 5th century AD – The decline and reuse of the domus / Simon Greensdale -- The 6th century AD – the religious house on the Plain / Simon Greensdale -- 7th–13th century AD: a Byzantine central-place and its aftermath / Simon Greensdale -- The Temple Mausoleum excavations / Simon Greenslade and Sarah Leppard with Oliver Gilkes -- The Monument area / Sarah Leppard with Simon Greenslade -- The Mosaics. The mosaic pavements of the great peristyle domus / John Mitchell -- The mosaic pavement of the basilica / John Mitchell -- Interpretation and discussion. The Roman suburb on the Vrina Plain and its issues / Simon Greenslade and Richard Hodges -- From villa to church, c. AD 250–550? / Simon Greenslade and Richard Hodges -- The aristocratic oikos on the Vrina Plain, Butrint c. AD 830–1200 / Simon Greenslade and Richard Hodges.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 389-394) and index.

Introduction. The history of the Vrina Plain / Simon Greensdale -- The Roman land organisation of the Butrint hinterland / David Bescoby -- The Excavations. Early Imperial period: 1st and 2nd century AD - The archaeology and growth of a suburban settlement / Simon Greenslade -- Late Imperial: the 3rd and 4th century AD – The archaeology of a channel-side domus / Simon Greensdale -- Late 4th to late 5th century AD – The decline and reuse of the domus / Simon Greensdale -- The 6th century AD – the religious house on the Plain / Simon Greensdale -- 7th–13th century AD: a Byzantine central-place and its aftermath / Simon Greensdale -- The Temple Mausoleum excavations / Simon Greenslade and Sarah Leppard with Oliver Gilkes -- The Monument area / Sarah Leppard with Simon Greenslade -- The Mosaics. The mosaic pavements of the great peristyle domus / John Mitchell -- The mosaic pavement of the basilica / John Mitchell -- Interpretation and discussion. The Roman suburb on the Vrina Plain and its issues / Simon Greenslade and Richard Hodges -- From villa to church, c. AD 250–550? / Simon Greenslade and Richard Hodges -- The aristocratic oikos on the Vrina Plain, Butrint c. AD 830–1200 / Simon Greenslade and Richard Hodges.

Oxbow Purchase 2021-09-09 £33.58