The Alexiad - Komnene, Anna, and Sewter, E R A (Translated by), and Frankopan, Peter (Revised by)

This is a revised edition of Anna Komnene's Alexiad, to replace our existing 1969 edition. This is the first European narrative history written by a woman - an account of the reign of a Byzantine emperor through the eyes and words of his daughter which offers an unparalleled view of the Byzantine world in the eleventh and twelfth centuries.

The Alexiad 2009, Penguin Books

ISBN-13: 9780140455274

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