Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Title uncertain. Conventional title: Fredegarii chronicon
(402 words)

Chronicle of Fredegar

'Fredegar' or Pseudo-Fredegar

Date: c. 660

Original Language: Latin


This is a world chronicle from the creation up to 642 in five books or sections. One of the Western sources closest in date to the Arab conquests, its fifth book includes short accounts of the campaigns in the reigns of the Byzantine emperors Heraclius (r. 610-41) and Constans II (r. 642-68), promising a fuller accoun…

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Collins, Roger, “ Title uncertain. Conventional title: Fredegarii chronicon”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 21 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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