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By Krzysztof Stopka

This ebook offers the dramatic and complicated tale of Armenia's ecclesiastical kin with Byzantine and for this reason Roman Christendom within the center a while. it's equipped on a large starting place of assets – Armenian, Greek, Latin, and Syrian chronicles and files, in particular the ample correspondence among the Holy See and the Armenian Church. Krzysztof Stopka examines difficulties straddling the disciplines of historical past and theology and pertinent to a serious, although no longer widely recognized, episode within the tale of the fight for Christian unity.

Krzysztof Stopka is a Cracovian professional in medieval background. he's head of the dept of the historical past of tradition and the instructing of background on the Jagiellonian college, and likewise director of the Jagiellonian college Museum. His paintings on Armenian matters comprises Polish-language books at the Armenian Church within the East ecu diaspora within the center a while and the historical past of the Armenians in Poland, displaying their contribution to shine tradition. he's co-author of Ormianska Warszawa (2013), a ebook at the Armenians of Warsaw, which used to be provided a most sensible prize within the Clio Contest, the most Polish pageant for books on history.

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