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Maniakes, George, 

The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium
Charles M. BrandCharles M. Brand, Anthony CutlerAnthony Cutler

general and usurper; died Ostrovo near Thessalonike between Apr. and early June 1043 (Shepard, “Russians Attack” 174, n.4).Of low birth, Maniakes (Μανιάκης) impressed even his opponents by his great size, courage, and military skills. In ... ...

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