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Book Jacket

Book Jacket

Last week I received a copy of the cover image for my forthcoming book, New Rome, from Harvard University Press. It looks great and I have added it to the bottom of my homepage.

A Mosaic

A Mosaic

I have been asked several times about the mosaic that currently features as my lead image, at the top of my homepage, which can also be seen in full and in two details at the bottom of this post. It is to be found at Heraclea Lyncestis (modern Bitola, N. Macedonia), decorating the floor of …

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New Rome

New Rome

My new book was today approved for publication by the Syndics of Harvard University Press. It will be published in the UK by Profile, in their Ancient History series that contains marvellous volumes by Angelos Chaniotis, Michael Kulikowski, and others.

Hagia Sophia

Hagia Sophia

Another article in The Critic addressing the decision to alter the function of an ancient building.