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Theophanes the Confessor (d.818) was once a Byzantine abbot who fell sufferer to the Iconoclastic persecution. The Chronicle that is going below his identify, written in Greek, is the following translated in complete for the 1st time, including an creation and remark. It presents a different resource for the background of the Byzantine Empire to advert 813, in addition to the heritage of the Persians, Arabs, Bulgarians, and different neighboring peoples.

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