Byzantine architecture

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Noun1.Byzantine architecture - the style of architecture developed in the Byzantine Empire developed after the 5th century; massive domes with square bases and round arches and spires and much use of mosaics
architectural style, style of architecture, type of architecture - architecture as a kind of art form
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A new foreword by Ousterhout (Byzantine art and architecture, U.
In this chapter El Cheikh also discusses the impact of Byzantine art and architecture on the Muslim consciousness, before concluding with a study of the failed Muslim sieges of Constantinople and the subsequent development of the capture of the city as a fore-ordained event in Muslim eschatology.