Book of Letters
Armenian collection of important theological letters, documenting the history of the Armenian church and its relations with neighbouring churches (Syria, Georgia, Byzantium), such as the separation of the Georgian church from the Armenian in c. 600. The Book of Letters is divided into three chronological phases: 5th-7th, 8th-11th and 11th-13th cents.
Byzantium; Georgia; Syria
Girk T̀`ġtoc`, 1901
E. Ter-Minassiantz, Die armen. Kirche in ihren Beziehungen zu den syr. Kirchen. Bis zum Ende des 13.Jh.…
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Savvidis, Kyriakos (Bochum),
“Book of Letters”, in:
Brill’s New Pauly
, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry.
Consulted online on 30 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e220950>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510