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Old 01-05-2009, 06:07 PM   #1
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Default Justinian the Great and General Belisarius

Isnt this strange?

What does a Sclavonic general do in the Byzantine Empire? Obviously he must have been a Roman citizen to become this, how did he manage this when he was just about to run down to the Balkans from the Pripet marshes to slaughter all of the native inhabitants of the southern Balkans...... strange is it not?

Page 479.


Source: A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology
By William Smith, 1880, page 479.
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