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 Historia Romana
(393 words)

History of Rome

Landolfus Sagax

Date: Probably last quarter of the 10th century

Original Language: Latin


The Historia Romana is a compilation of materials principally from earlier chroniclers including Eutropius, Paulus Diaconus, Orosius, and Anastasius Bibliothecarius' (q.v.) Chronographia tripertita. Landolfus relates the history of Rome from Aeneas to the Emperor Nicephorus II Phocas (r. 963-69). The later chapters of the Historia focus on Constantin…

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Tolan, John, “ Historia Romana”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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