Byzantine Empresses: Women and Power in Byzantium, AD 527-1204
Byzantine Empresses provides a series of biographical portraits of the most significant Byzantine women who ruled or shared the throne between 527 and 1204. It presents and analyses the available historical data in order to outline what these empresses did, what the sources thought they did, and what they wanted to do.
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thank god for lynda g s book on byzantine women. i v had to do many hrs of readng on this sort of histry as my famly name is fr latin sacellarios an gk sakellarios. when we got to aberdeen scotlnd in 1200 we lied, said we were nt excommunicated gk orthodox. peter sellers made our name wrld famous soi had to put it into th french 'le sacelier d orleans.
Theodora wife of Justinian 52748
Regents and regicides
Theodora restorer of orthodoxy 83067+
The wives of Leo VI 886919
Theophano c 95576+
Eudokia Makrembolitissa 105978+
The empresses of Alexios I Komnenos 10811118
Maria of Antioch 1161823
Euphrosyne Doukaina 11951203
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Byzantine Empresses: Women and Power in Byzantium AD 527-1204
No preview available - 2002