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 The Chronicle of Moldavia from 1551 to 1574
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The Chronicle of Moldavia from 1551 to 1574

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Călugărul Azarie

Date: Between 1574 and 1577

Original Language: Slavonic

Description

Azarie wrote his Chronicle at the request of Prince Peter the Lame and Metropolitan Anastasie. He continued the work (the long version) of his spiritual master Macarie of Roman, and it seems he did not know of Abbot Eftimie’s chronicle, although the two men lived in about the same period.

Azarie’s Chronicle is contained in a manuscri…

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Păun, Radu G., “ The Chronicle of Moldavia from 1551 to 1574”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_27488>
First published online: 2015



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