Strategikon of Kekaumenos The Strategikon of Kekaumenos (Greek: Στρατηγικὸν τοῦ Κεκαυμένου, Latin: Cecaumeni Strategicon) is a late 11th century. Kekaumenos, Consilia et Narrationes The Kekaumenos family; 3. . Lemerle suggest that it was he who entitled our text ‘Strategikon’ (Prolégomènes 9). of a rural aristocrat known as the Strategikon of Kekaumenos. Written ca. Savvides, A. “The Byzantine Family of Kekaumenos (late 10th early 12th Cent.).

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Volume 83 Issue 1 Janpp. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. Byzantine historians used the Germanic Vlachs for Latin speakers, particularly Romanians, according to 10th century Arab chronicler Mutahhar al-Maqdisi, They say that in ztrategikon Turkic neighbourhood there are the Khazars, Russians, Slavs, Waladj, Alans, Greeks and many other peoples.

The strategic strategion has also attracted a disproportionate amount of attention because it is illustrated by a large number of narratives of historical events; these are also found in other parts of the work, but not so abundantly. Volume Issue s3 Janpp.

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The Greek army that guarded the Vale of Tempe evacuated the road before the enemy arrived, xtrategikon much later, Thessaly surrendered to the Persians.

During this campaign, he was seriously injured. The Strategikon of Kekaumenos Greek: Authors often composed such “mirrors” at the accession of a new king, when a young and inexperienced ruler was about to come to power.


From the supplementary information contained in a further manuscript of Skylitzes, Vind. We are all very fortunate to have the benefit of their contributions to our subject. Volume 34 Issue 1 Janpp. Composition of rubrics and Prologue 4. Retrieved from ” https: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

The Moscow manuscript is one of considerable interest. They printed – without division into sections – our sections I-V, followed by VI within square brackets. They represent a way of organising thought, and their structure can give an idea of topics which were considered important.

It seems likely that, if his father had held any high office, K would have found a way to include a mention of his career; but this is no more than a guess. The extent to which they might be up-to-date or representative of actual experiences in the field is sometimes questionable and greatly depends upon the author.

Volume 26 Issue Jahresband Janpp. Volume 94 Issue 1 Janpp. The Eastern Romance peoples refers to the Eastern Romance-speaking peoples, primarily the nations of Romanians and Moldovans and these two peoples had before Soviet rule been regarded part of one and the same, Romanian people.

Part of the contents of the second part of this MS i. But my personal dedication is to Georgina Buckler, whose work set me off on this path.


Kekaumenos, Consilia et Narrationes Table of contents. Its remaining territories were annexed by the Ottomans over the 15th century. This skeleton of a career can be filled out a little more. Volume 58 Issue 2 Janpp.


Gautier, l. These two Nikolitzas, 1 and 2 older and younger seem likely to have been members of the family of Nikoulitzas I, transferred to Bulgaria after the fall of Larissa We know that Demetrios was a name in the Nikoulitzas family In order to clarify this oekaumenos further it is necessary to consider the relations to whom K makes reference, who appear to belong to two named families.

Volume 91 Issue 1 Janpp. They occur most frequently in the form of textbooks which directly instruct kings or lesser rulers on certain aspects of rule and behaviour, but in a broader sense the term is also used to kekajmenos histories or literary works aimed at creating images of kings for imitation or avoidance. It seemed sensible, however, to record the variants here. He does, however, recount several anecdotes involving members krkaumenos his family, or connections by marriage.