Constantinople was the capital city of the Roman/Byzantine Empire (330–1204
and 1261–1453), and also of the brief Latin (1204–1261), and the later Ottoman ...
Apr 9, 2013 ... Built in the seventh century BCE, the ancient city of Byzantium proved to be a
valuable city for both the Greeks and Romans. Because it lay on ...
But the story of Constantinople as an independent entity begins during the reign
of co-emperors Arcadius (c.AD 378-408) and Honorius (AD 385-423), under ...
Constantinople occupies one of the most beautiful and advantageous sites in the
world, uniting as it does Europe with Asia and putting in communication the ...
Feb 2, 2016 ... The Roman / Byzantine Empire falls after the Ottoman Empire sieges
Constantinople. Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/replyhistory In 1453, ...
Modern painting of Mehmed II and the Ottoman Army approaching
Constantinople with a giant bombard, by Fausto Zonaro. At this moment of
confusion, which ...
Istanbul is widely recognized as the name of Turkey's most well known city, but it
was not always this way, and even today some confusion over its proper name ...
Constantinople is the story of a musical ensemble that chose the journey as its
cornerstone—geographical journeys, but also historical, cultural and inner—and
Constantinople was the capital of the Eastern Roman Empire. Here's a look at its
history, fortifications and geography.
Note that Constantinople was from the outset a Christian city; as contrasted with
old Rome, where paganism still kept a firm grip, at least on much of the ...