With chaos in the west, the east thrived after the west fell under Germanic tribes and the east later became known as the Byzantine Empire.... The site of the Byzantine Empire was ideally located to serve as a transit and trade point between Europe and Asia Minor....[tags: Roman Empire, Europe History] - The world was rapidly shifting into a period of wealth, and art where the finer things in life could be enjoyed and craftsmanship would be perfected. [tags: ancient greek, constantinople, christianity] - Justinian was one of the most influential rulers of Byzantium.Dating as an institution is a relatively recent phenomenon which has mainly emerged in the last few centuries.From the standpoint of anthropology and sociology, dating is linked with other institutions such as marriage and the family which have also been changing rapidly and which have been subject to many forces, including advances in technology and medicine.One of these civilizations that started to expand was the Byzantine civilization.The Byzantine civilization, also regarded as Byzantium, was part of the Roman Empire which was divided in 395 AD.Many in the west saw the east as Greeks, but the Eastern Romans saw themselves as the Roman Empire with its capital in Constantinople. It spread roman culture to Eastern Europe in the Middle East, and was the most power government in the Middle Ages.
Extensive mountain ranges to the east of the Tibetan Plateau mark the border with China, and the towering Himalayas of Nepal and India form a barrier between Tibet and India.
- Much of past civilizations have endured many failures and triumphs throughout their existence.
In the third century, there were many civilizations that started to flourish.
Some historians say it was as early as the 12th century, when the Normans moved into Ireland.
There is a lot of disagreement about when the empire began.