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Women in Purple by Herrin, Judith
Women in Purple: Rulers of Medieval Byzantium
by Herrin, Judith
 
Byzantine empresses Irene, Euphrosyne, and Theodora restored the veneration of icons, which ensured its influence for centuries to come. Herrin examines how these women exercised imperial sovereignty with skill and ruthless tactics, undermining competitors and governing like men, negotiating with the likes of Charlemagne, Roman popes, and the great Arab caliph Harun al Rashid.
 
Published 2004 by Princeton, Paperback, 328 Pages, ISBN: 9780691117805, ISBN-10: 0691117802, List Price $38.95.

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