Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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Life of Michael the Synkellos

Date of Birth: 1st half of the 9th c.?

Place of Birth: Unknown

Date of Death: 2nd half of the 9th c.?

Place of Death: Unknown

Biography

It used to be thought that the Life of Michael the Synkellos was written soon after 850, and that the author, a monk from the Chora monastery in Constantinople, was contemporary with the events he described and possessed detailed material for the second …

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Sode, Claudia, “Unknown author”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 24 April 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23796>
First published online: 2010



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