Monemvasia, Chronicle of

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  • Chronicle of Monemvasia — The Chronicle of Monemvasia (Greek: Το χρονικόν της Μονεμβασίας; seldom known as the Chronicle of the Peloponnesos[1]) is a medieval text of which four versions, all written in medieval Greek, are extant. The author (or authors) of the account is …   Wikipedia

  • Monemvasia — Monemvassia Μονεμβασία View of Monemvasia. Location …   Wikipedia

  • Monemvasia —    Fortified island situated close to the southeastern coast of the Peloponnesos (q.v.), accessible from the mainland by a narrow causeway, hence monemvasia, meaning single entrance in Greek. This Gibralter like fortress, according to the… …   Historical dictionary of Byzantium

  • Chronicle —    A common format for the writing of history in Byzantium (qq.v.), in which events are recorded year by year. World chronicles, which begin with the creation of the world, were particularly popular, and they were often translated into Latin,… …   Historical dictionary of Byzantium

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