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.
said to be named for its 7c. B.C.E. Greek founder, Byzas of Megara.