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 Diēgēsis peri tēs teleutaias halōseōs tēs Thessalonikēs syntetheisa pros tina tōn axiologōn pollakis aitēsanta peri tautēs, en epitomō
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'The account by John Anagnostes of the last capture of Thessalonica, composed for a person of importance who has often asked for it, in an abbreviated form'

John Anagnostes

Date: Some years after 29 March 1430

Original Language: Greek

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The work, which covers pages 2-68 in Tsaras’ edition, is an eye-witness account of the sack of the city of Thessaloniki. Tsaras (Hē teleutaia halosē, pp. xiii-xviii) argues that John’s own account stops suddenly with the capt…

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Mitsiou, Ekaterini, “ Diēgēsis peri tēs teleutaias halōseōs tēs Thessalonikēs syntetheisa pros tina tōn axiologōn pollakis aitēsanta peri tautēs, en epitomō”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25330>
First published online: 2010



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