The Chronicle of Michael the Great : (The Edessa-Aleppo Syriac Codex) : Books XV-XXI : From the Year 1050 to 1195 AD (Book, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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The Chronicle of Michael the Great : (The Edessa-Aleppo Syriac Codex) : Books XV-XXI : From the Year 1050 to 1195 AD

Author: Michael, the Syrian Syrian Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch; Amir Harak
Publisher: Piscataway, NJ : Gorgias Press, 2019. ©2019
Series: Gorgias chronicles of late antiquity, 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The voluminous Chronicle of Michael the Great, Syriac Orthodox patriarch from 1166 to 1199, covers human and ecclesiastical histories, stretching from the biblical account of the Creation to the year 1195. The current edition and translation of Books XV to XXI, based on the 16th century Edessa-Aleppo Syriac Codex, discuss history from 1050 to 1195, during which, warring nations, including Turks, Crusaders, Arabs,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Sources
Early works
History
Early works to 1800
Ouvrages avant 1800
Named Person: Michael, the Syrian Syrian Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael, the Syrian Syrian Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch; Amir Harak
ISBN: 9781463240318 1463240317
OCLC Number: 1100599442
Language Note: Introduction in English; Text in Syriac with English translation on facing pages.
Description: xxxii, 495 pages ; 26 cm
Series Title: Gorgias chronicles of late antiquity, 3.
Responsibility: edited and Translated by Amir Harak.

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He nevertheless, found time, clarity of mind, and determination to write a voluminous world chronicle, which he completed four years before he died in November 7, 1199. The present edition and its  Read more...

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