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, as the formula often reads, “life and light”, 2 that acts directly in beneficial ways from a distance on all beings in the universe. It enlivens all of nature and brings it to fruition. Yet solar light is the physical manifestation of its principle, divine light, which first created the world; and

In: Hellenistic Astronomy
Author: Arnaud Zucker

­zan­tine era. 124 It was written in a context of official encouragement to developing latifundia , after a long period of village growth and small peasant properties. A dedicatory proem, supposed to motivate the editorial undertaking, praises Constantine VII for “labouring in what is useful in life

In: A Companion to Byzantine Science

motivated by the need to move away from “technological studies” when it comes to the science of warfare and focus more on the By­zan­tine’s theoretical conception of how to wage war, i.e. a rigorous approach to warfare, to make use of their tactical knowledge and technology to the best of their ability

In: A Companion to Byzantine Science