Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 11197
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Karpozilos , Apostolos.
  • Contributor(s):
  • Title: Charax/"Charkenos" in the "Alexiad" of Anna Comnena [Charax is identified tentatively as a trading post near Nikomedia; Anna Komnena used the geographic terms to refer to the man who impersonated Leo, the son of the emperor Romanus Diogenes].
  • Source URL: Alexiad in English (from the Medieval Sourcebook) target = '_blank'>Full-text of the Alexiad in English (from the Medieval Sourcebook)
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Byzantium Geography Greek Literature Komnena, Anna, Historian- Alexiad Literature- Prose
  • Geographic Area: Eastern Mediterranean
  • Century: 12
  • Related Resources:
  • Primary Evidence:
  • Illustrations:
  • Table:
  • Abstract:
  • Author's Affiliation:
  • Conference Info: - , -
  • Year of Publication: 1995.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00077712
  • Material/Technique :
  • Rights: