Travels in mythical and modern GREECE
Strategos: The Complete Trilogy
Location(s): Greece, Georgia (GE), Iran, Iraq, Istanbul (Constantinople), Turkey
Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
Era(s): Medieval, Byzantium
The saga of a tragic hero, born in the borderlands between two great empires, destined to walk on the battlefield in a war that will echo through history
In the 11th century AD, the ailing Byzantine Empire teeters on the brink of full-blown war with the Seljuk Sultanate. In the borderlands of Eastern Anatolia, a land riven with bloodshed and doubt, a dark hero rises from the ashes of the conflict. Apion’s journey will be a savage one, taking him from the snakepit of Constantinople to the blistering heart of the Seljuk realm . . . all the time leading him towards the fabled plains of Manzikert.
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