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Early church architectural forms

Susan Balderstone

Early church architectural forms

a theologically contextual typology for the eastern churches of 4th-6th centuries

by Susan Balderstone

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Published by Australian Institute of Archaeology in Melbourne .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Typology (Theology),
  • Architecture, Early Christian,
  • Architecture, Byzantine,
  • Christian antiquities,
  • Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 45-52) and indexes.

    Statementby Susan Balderstone.
    SeriesBuried history monograph -- 3
    ContributionsAustralian Institute of Archaeology.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA4817 .B29 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 70 p. :
    Number of Pages70
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24106059M
    ISBN 109780980374711
    LC Control Number2009396849

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    In the church, now the mosque, of St. Sophia (Hagia Sophia — "Divine Wisdom"), built by Justinian, all the principal forms of the early Christian churches are represented. A rotunda is enclosed in a square, and covered with a dome which is supported in the direction of the long axis of the building by half-domes over semicircular apses. The Early Church History Timeline is a point by point overview of the first 4 centuries of Christianity, from the apostles to Constantine, with references and links to further information. does not receive any personally identifiable information from the search bar below.

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