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