HIST 1120 Heirs of Rome: Europe, Byzantium, and Islam in the Early Middle Ages
4 semester hours
Considers the emergence of three distinct civilizations--the West, Byzantium, and Islam-out of the Roman Empire; their expansion, divergence, and mutual interactions in the Early Middle Ages; and their clash in the Crusades of the twelfth and thirteenth century.
HIST Concentration: Global Economies, Encounters, and Exchange.
University Core fulfilled: Explorations: Historical Analysis and Perspectives.