His debut collection of short stories, Byzantium, takes place across thousands of years of history all over the globe.
The book might be about a subject wholly unrelated to politics and economics: travel in Patagonia, the wars of Byzantium.
Byzantium by Ben Stroud A debut collection of stories that spans countries and eras with delightful ease.
Without a doubt, Byzantium signals the arrival of an incredible talent.
And at Byzantium the new citizens, being detected in plots against the state, were driven out of the city by force of arms.
And not long afterward Justinian succeeded to the imperial power in Byzantium.
There and at Byzantium, there is a demand for all kinds of living beasts of prey.
The style recalls at once classical art and the art of Byzantium.
Lesser cities were centres of trade, like Corinth or Byzantium, or of culture, such as Athens.
Such were the causes and origin of the war between Rhodes and Byzantium.
said to be named for its 7c. B.C.E. Greek founder, Byzas of Megara.