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Images, Iconoclasm, and the Carolingians

Thomas F. X. Noble

496 pages | 6 1/8 x 9 1/4

Cloth 2009 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4141-9 | $65.00 | £42.50

A volume in the Middle Ages Series

Images, Iconoclasm, and the CarolingiansIn eight- and ninth-century Byzantium there arose a heated controversy over religious art, known as the "Iconoclastic Controversy." Analyzing hundreds of pages of art-texts, laws, letters, and poems, this book examines the wider context of the debate by providing the first comprehensive study of the Western response to Byzantine iconoclasm.

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