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Title: Among Christian Emperors
Subtitle: The Vita Basilii by Constantine VII Porphyrogenitus
Author(s): VAN HOOF, Lieve
Journal: Journal of Eastern Christian Studies
Volume: 54 Issue: 3-4 Date: 2002
Basil is the first of the Macedonian dynasty of the Byzantine Empire. The events of his life are written down by Constantine VII Porphyrogenitus. This article analyses the text profoundly and compares it contents with other -historiographical- works.