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 

THE AGE OF JUSTINIAN, 518-610:
RULERS
 
AGE OF JUSTININIAN
I. RULERS 
II. WAR AND DIPLOMACY 
 
JUSTINIANIC DYNASTY 
JUSTIN I (518-527) 
JUSTINIAN I, "the Great" (527-565) 
Justin II (565-578) 
Tiberius II (Caesar since 574; Augustus 578-582) 
MAURICE TIBERIUS (582-602) 
     Phocas (602-610), usurper elected by Danubian army 
 
BARBARIAN RULERS 
ITALY 
Odovacer, King of Rugians and magister militum (476-493) 
KINGS OF THE OSTROGOTHS 
     THEODORIC, "the Great" (493-526) 
     Athalaric (526-534), under regency of Queen AMALASUNTHA (murdered 535) 
     Theodahad (534-536) 
     WITIGES (536-540) 
     Ildibad (540-541) 
     Eraric (541) 
     TOTILA or Baudila (541-552) 
     Theia (552-553) 
 
NORTH AFRICA 
KINGS OF THE VANDALS 
     GAISERIC (428-477) 
     Huneric (477-484) 
     Gunthamund (484-496) 
     Thrasamund (496-523) 
     Hilderic (523-530) 
     Gelimer (530-533) 
 
SASSANID SHAHS OF PERSIAN EMPIRE 
Kawad I (488-531) 
CHOSROES (KHUSRU) I, "the Great" (531-579) 
Hormizd IV (579-590) 
Hormizd V (590-591) 
CHOSROES (KHUSRU) II (591-628) 
Kawad II (628) 
Ardashir III (628-629) 
Boran (629-630) 
Hormizd V Khusru III (630-632?) 
Yazdagird III (632-651) 
Arabic Conquest 639-642 
 
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by Annette Lindblom