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 Letters concerning Choirosphactes’ mission to Baghdad
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Leo Choirosphactes

Date: 906 and 910

Original Language: Greek


Among Choirosphactes’ letters is one written in Baghdad in late 906 to the anthypatos patrikios Genesius (ed. Kolias, no. 15), letters from this Genesius, the koiaistor Anastasius, the patrikios Thomas, and the spatharios Procopius, addressed to Choirosphactes in Baghdad (ed. Kolias, nos 16-19), and two letters written by Choirosphactes to the Emperor Leo VI in 910 (…

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Beihammer, Alexander, “ Letters concerning Choirosphactes’ mission to Baghdad”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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