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Downey, Glanville 1908-1991

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Works: 180 works in 503 publications in 9 languages and 8,599 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Collector, Other
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Most widely held works about Glanville Downey
 
Most widely held works by Glanville Downey
Ancient Antioch by Glanville Downey( Book )

31 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A condensed version of A history of Antioch in Syria: from Seleucus to the Arab conquest, published in 1961, with additional material
Constantinople in the age of Justinian by Glanville Downey( Book )

31 editions published between 1960 and 2000 in English and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Significance of Constantinople in the shaping of Byzantine culture
A history of Antioch in Syria : from Seleucus to the Arab conquest by Glanville Downey( Book )

41 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and held by 1,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most complete account of the classical city of Antioch, this study incorporates the findings of the excavations of 1932-1939. Dr. Downey, who participated in the excavations, tells the story of the rise and fall of Antioch, with nineteen excursuses, closely integrated with the text, affording a rich store of data on travel books, maps, and information on the walls, stadia, churches, etc. of the city. Originally published in 1961. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
Antioch in the age of Theodosius the Great by Glanville Downey( Book )

15 editions published between 1962 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gaza in the early sixth century by Glanville Downey( Book )

12 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The late Roman Empire by Glanville Downey( Book )

21 editions published between 1968 and 1977 in English and French and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aristotle : dean of early science by Glanville Downey( Book )

5 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life and contributions to knowledge of the early Greek scientist and philosopher
Stories from Herodotus : a panorama of events and peoples of the ancient world by Herodotus( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Themistii Orationes quae supersunt by Themistius( Book )

19 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Betrifft die Handschrift Cod. 579 der Burgerbibliothek Bern
Description of the Church of the Holy Apostles at Constantinople by Nikolaos Mesaritēs( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in Greek, Modern and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in the history of Caesarea Maritima( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicle of John Malalas, books VIII-XVIII by John Malalas( Book )

5 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Procopius by Procopius( Book )

26 editions published between 1914 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the Wars by the Byzantine historian Procopius (late fifth century to after 558 CE) consists largely of sixth century CE military history, with much information about peoples, places, and special events. Powerful description complements careful narration. Procopius is just to the empire's enemies and boldly criticises emperor Justinian
Belisarius, young general of Byzantium by Glanville Downey( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belisaurius became a Roman general in his early twenties and served the emperor Justinian. This book tells of Belisarius' role in re-conquest and restoration
A study of the comites Orientis and the consulares Syriae by Glanville Downey( )

21 editions published between 1908 and 1990 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Themistii orationes quae supersunt by Themistius( Book )

21 editions published between 1965 and 1974 in 4 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orationes quae supersunt by Themistius( Book )

9 editions published in 1965 in 4 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justinian and the imperial office by Glanville Downey( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aristotle and Greek science by Glanville Downey( Book )

3 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Description of the Church of the Holy Apostles at Constantinople : Greek text ed. with transl. commentary, and introd. by Nikolaos Mesaritēs( Book )

8 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Downey, G.

Downey, G. 1908-

Downey, G. (Glanville), 1908-

Downey, Glanville

Downey, Glanville 1908-

Downey, Robert Emory Glanville.

Downey Robert Emory Glanville 1908-1991

Glanville Downey US-amerikanischer Althistoriker

Robert Emory Glanville Downey

Robert Emory Glanville Downey Amerikaans universitair docent (1908-1991)

جلانفيل داوني، 1908-1991

جلانفيل داوني، و. 1908

グランヴィル・ダウニー アメリカ合衆国の古代史研究者

ダウニー, G

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