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'... uses an amazing array of sources to reconstruct a clear picture of what life was like in Italy as the Western Roman Empire crumbled and the European states started to form... so complete that scholars from many different fields should find his book an invaluable resource... Essential.' Choice '... this volume harnesses a great amount of up-to-date evidence and discussion, with a rich bibliography, in an essay that weaves together both historical and archaeological evidence. It thus provides a solid base for further study and abundant food for thought, to be strongly recommended to students and scholars alike.' Medieval Archaeology 'Even at a first approach, readers of Neil Christie's superb new book will realize they have an important piece of work in their hands.' European Journal of Archaeology '... Christie has clearly delivered an indispensable resource for anyone working on or interested in late antique and early medieval Italy.' Sixteenth Century Journal
About the Author
Dr Neil Christie is Reader in Archaeology in the School of Archaeology & Ancient History, University of Leicester, UK.