The History of Leo the Deacon: Byzantine Military Expansion in the Tenth Century
Leo's firsthand experience of the campaigns and courts of two Byzantine emperors provides vivid descriptions of sieges, pitched battles, and ambushes. His account of the conspiracy against Nikephoros II Phokas, murdered as he slept on the floor in front of his icons, is one of the most dramatic in Byzantine narrative histories.Alice-Mary Talbot and Denis Sullivan, with the assistance of George T. Dennis and Stamatina McGrath, include an extensive introduction and detailed notes to guide the reader through the complex chronology, geography, and text of the History. Also included are five maps, two genealogical tables, and four indexes.
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As usual, I am reviewing the edition, not Leo the Deacon as a historian. There is just not much to say about this book. Once again, Dumbarton Oaks has published an excellent Byzantine translation ... Ανάγνωση ολόκληρης της κριτικής
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The Siege of Tarsos in 965, according to Leo the Deacon
The Siege of Tarsos in 965, according to Leo the Deacon. Leo the Deacon (Leo Diaconus) was born around the year 950. In his early youth he came to study at ...
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