Episode 132 – Escalating Violence

Another view of the frontier fortresses from CPlakidas

Another view of the frontier fortresses from CPlakidas

We return to the frontier where the Phokas family inflict a series of sharp defeats on Sayf al-Dawla. Sayf starts again by restoring his border fortresses and driving off Roman attacks.

Period: 948-954

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  1. Anders

    Thank You for another interesting episode!

    For those interested, youtuber Sam O’Nella Academy (yes, spelled like that) had quite a different take on Olga of Kiev in his episode on Medieval Warfare: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n1hR9rpvS74 (which also deals with Greek fire, BTW.) A mild language warning regarding that video, though.

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