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 Theodosiou Monachou tou kai Grammatikou epistolē pros Leonta Archidiakonon peri tēs alōseōs Syrakousēs
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Letter of Theodosius, the Monk and Grammaticus, to Leo the Archdeacon about the capture of Syracuse, On the conquest of Syracuse

Theodosius of Syracuse

Date: Beginning of the 10th century

Original Language: Greek

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About a third of the original letter is lost. In what remains, Theodosius records that during the siege of Syracuse, which took place in 878, such great fear of the Arabs arose amongst the inhabitants that, when their…

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Martin Hoffman, Lars, “ Theodosiou Monachou tou kai Grammatikou epistolē pros Leonta Archidiakonon peri tēs alōseōs Syrakousēs”, 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_23824>
First published online: 2010



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