The Chronicle of Moldavia from 1504 to 1551
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The Chronicle of Moldavia from 1504 to 1551

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Episcopul Macarie de Roman

Date: Between 1531 and 1552

Original Language: Slavonic

Description

The Chronicle of Bishop Macarie was commissioned by Prince Petru Rareş (r. 1527-38, 1541-6) and by Toader Bubuiog, the Great Chamberlain (r. 1524-38). Their intention was to continue the court annals composed during the reign of Ştefan the Great (1457-1504), Petru Rareş’s father.

Despite the fact that no manuscript dir…

Cite this page
Păun, Radu G., “ The Chronicle of Moldavia from 1504 to 1551”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 July 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_27486>
First published online: 2015



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