Anthony Kaldellis is Professor of Greek and Latin at the Ohio State University. Dimitris Krallis is Assistant Professor of Hellenic Studies at Simon Fraser University.
This history is the most useful account of Byzantium's critical fall from a major empire to a state struggling for survival. The English translation follows the original Greek as faithfully as 11th-century Greek could allow. The translators have taken some minor liberties in order to make the reading easier to follow.--T. Natsoulas"Choice" (05/01/2013)