Aezanis, Temple of Zeus, 117-138 AD 
  
History/Medieval Studies 303
Early Medieval and Byzantine Civilization: Constantine to Crusades

Index 

Syllabus 

Readings: 
 Book List  
 Iconoclasm 
 Discussion Topics 

Chronologies: 
 Imperial Crisis    
 Later Roman Emperors, 306-395   
 Fall of Western Empire   
 Age of Justinian   
 Islamic Caliphs   
 Byzantine Dark Ages     
 Triumph of Christianity    
 Macedonian Resurgence 
 Crusades 
 Restoration and Ottoman Advance   

Handouts: 
 Population  
 Finances under Justinian  
 Byzantium c.850A.D.  

Currency charts: 
   Diocletian and Constantine  
   Justinian and Heraclius  
   Isaurian, Amorian, and Macedonian Ages  
   Comnenian and Palaeogian Ages  

Links

TABLE OF CALIPHS, 632-861 A.D.:
 
MUHAMMAD (571-632 A.D.) 
 
Orthodox Caliphs 
ABU BAKR (632-634) 
UMAR I (634-644) 
UTHMAN (644-656) 
ALI (656-661) 
 
Umayyad Caliphs   Abbasid Caliphs
MUAWIYA I (661-680)   AS-SAFFAH "THE BLOODTHIRTY (749-756)
Yazid I (680-683)   Al-Mansur (754-775)
Muawiya II (683-684)   al-Mahdi (775-785)
Marwan I (684-685)   al-Madi (785-786)
ABD AL-MALIK (685-705)   HARUN AR-RASHID (786-809)
al-Walid I (705-715)   al-Amin (809-813)
Sulaiman (715-717)   al-Mamun (813-833)
UMAR II "THE PIOUS" (717-720)   AL-MUTASIM (833-842)
Yazid II (720-724)   al-Wathiq (842-847)
Hisham (724-743)   al-Muttawwakkil (847-861)
al-Walid II (743-744)    
Yazid III (744)    
Ibrahim (744)    
Marwan II (744-750)    
 
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