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Medieval Pontus - Byzantine Pontians, Empire of Trebizond, Trabzon, George of Trebizond, Basilios Bessarion, Sumela Monastery, Gurieli, Chaldia (Paperback) Loot Price: R309
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Medieval Pontus - Byzantine Pontians, Empire of Trebizond, Trabzon, George of Trebizond, Basilios Bessarion, Sumela Monastery,...

Medieval Pontus - Byzantine Pontians, Empire of Trebizond, Trabzon, George of Trebizond, Basilios Bessarion, Sumela Monastery, Gurieli, Chaldia (Paperback)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 23. Chapters: Byzantine Pontians, Empire of Trebizond, Trabzon, George of Trebizond, Basilios Bessarion, Sumela Monastery, Gurieli, Chaldia, Theodore Gabras, Anna of Trebizond, Queen of Georgia, Gregory Gabras, Gregory Choniades, Eudokia of Trebizond, Athanasius the Athonite, Hagia Sophia, Trabzon, George Amiroutzes, Michael Panaretos, Constantine Gabras, Trebizond Gospel, Zilkale, Niketas Scholares, Eugenios of Trebizond, Siege of Trebizond, Perateia, Patriarch John VIII of Constantinople. Excerpt: Trabzon (Turkish: , see other names, Turkish pronunciation: ) is a city on the Black Sea coast of north-eastern Turkey and the capital of Trabzon Province. Trabzon, located on the historical Silk Road, became a melting pot of religions, languages and culture for centuries and a trade gateway to Iran in the southeast and the Caucasus to the northeast. The Venetian and Genoese merchants paid visits to Trebizond during the medieval period and sold silk, linen and woolen fabric; with the Republic of Genoa having an important merchant colony within the city that was similar to Galata near Constantinople (across the Golden Horn) in present-day Istanbul. Trabzon formed the basis of several states in its long history and was the capital city of the Empire of Trebizond between 1204 and 1461. During the Ottoman period, Trabzon, because of the importance of its port, became a focal point of trade to Iran and the Caucasus. The population of the city is 230,399 (2009 census). The Turkish name of the city is Trabzon. It is historically known as Trebizond, Trapezund, Tribisonde and Trapezus. In Latin, Trabzon was called Trapezvs which is the latinization of the Ancient Greek (Trapezous) which is the first name of the city. Both in Pontic Greek and Modern Greek languages, it is called Trapezounta, and still in use. in Ottoman Tu...

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Imprint: Books LLC, Wiki Series
Country of origin: United States
Release date: July 2011
First published: July 2011
Authors: Source Wikipedia
Creators: Books Llc
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 1mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 24
ISBN-13: 978-1-158-16517-9
Categories: Books
LSN: 1-158-16517-X
Barcode: 9781158165179

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