The Byzantine Empire

ΒασιλείαῬωμαίων

Roman (Byzantine) Empire

(Emblem of the Palaeologus dynasty)

Motto: ΒασιλεὺςΒασιλέων
ΒασιλεύωνΒασιλευόντων
(Greek: King of Kings Ruling Over Rulers)

Timeline
667 BC Ancient city of Byzantium (future Constantinople) is founded.
330
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    References

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    • Norman Cantor, Medieval History, the Life and Death of a Civilization, 1963
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