Annales Vindobonenses & Continuatio Vindobonensis
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(Viennese annals and continuation)

1267-1302. Austria. A monastic chronicle from Vienna or Klosterneuburg, covering events before and during the reign of Albrecht I of Austria, such as the defeat of king Ottokar II of Bohemia and the rise of the Habsburg monarchy. The records do not primarily deal with local incidents but cover a wider array of important political and ecclesiastical Austrian events. Two very short addenda from the years 1313-1315 and 1326/27 are located at the end of the text.

The Annales Vindobonenses are not a conventional chronicle - the entries vary greatl…

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Wiesinger, Michaela, “Annales Vindobonenses & Continuatio Vindobonensis”, in: Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle, Edited by: Graeme Dunphy, Cristian Bratu. Consulted online on 18 June 2018 <>
First published online: 2016

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