THE CHRISTIAN EAST AND THE RISE OF THE PAPACY: THE CHURCH 1071-1453
This book describes the developments in the churches of East and West in the High Middle Ages. It examines major western movements and discusses their impact on the East. It explores the theological and spiritual currents spreading from Byzantium to the Orthodox Churches of the Balkans and Rus`. It also presents the little - known strory of the native Eastern Churches of Egypt, Ethiopia, Syria, Armenia and Georgia.
About the Author
Dr. Aristeides Papadakis is Professor Byzantine History at the University of Maryland (UMBC). He is the author of Crisis in Byzantium and has written extensively on Byzantine history.