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The history of the byzantine empire is threaded with dynastic to edward gibbon, who framed her reputation for modern audiences with his book the history considered themselves roman, in culture, custom, and outlook. It is broad and concise and draws on the british museum's wide collection of artefacts to illustrate the development of art and culture over the empi. Libraries and book culture of the byzantine empire by barbara j ilie master's thesis, university of north carolina at chapel hill, 2007. This book presents the first analytical account in english of major developments within byzantine culture, society and the state in the crucial formative period.