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Leo Tornikios

(d. 1047)


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(d. after 1047),

ambitious Byzantine commander, leader of a spectacular but fleeting rebellion.

The Byzantine commander Leo Tornikios came from a distinguished army family based around Adrianople (modern Edirne). He ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500) — Military History.


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