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Averil Cameron

Why should we be interested in a sixth-century legal code? The Emperor Justinian (527-565) gets a bad press as a misguided autocrat, but there is...

Mount Sinai holds a special place in the imagination as the place where Moses saw God and received the Tablets of the Law. Few who have visited it...

Christians in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages were worried about what would happen when they died. Would they go straight to heaven or down to...