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Asanids : The Political and Military History of the Second Bulgarian Empire 1185-1280 (Hardcover)

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Drawing on the very sparse internal primary literature and on external sources, Madgearu reconstructs the political and military events for the period during which the dynasty founded by the two brothers Peter and Asan led the Second Bulgarian Empire, which was revived by the Vlach (Romanian) and Bulgarian rebellion against Byzantium. He begins by identifying the sources, reviewing the historiography, and describing Byzantium in the years before the uprising. Then he chronicles the beginning of the rebellion and the rise of the Vlach-Bulgarian state 1185-88, Peter and Asan 1189-97, Johannitsa 1197-1207, Boril 1207-18, John Asan II 1218-41, the decline of the Asanid state 1241-80, and fortifications. Annotation ©2017 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 359
Genre: History
Sub-Genre: History
Series Title: East Central and Eastern Europe in the Middle Ages 450-1450
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Brill Academic Pub
Author: Alexandru Madgearu
Language: English
Street Date: December 8, 2016
TCIN: 51569163
UPC: 9789004325012
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-5252
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