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The Synodicon of Tsar Boril (1207–1218) is a unique relic of the history and culture of the medieval Bulgarian kingdom.
Short chronicles are one of the most representative genres of Bulgarian medieval literature. They are characterized by their aim of describing the entirety of history in a brief form: from the creation of the world onwards, reckoning time on the basis of Tsardoms and ending with the present time.
The Bulgarian tsars’ Charters of the 13th – 14th centuries are unique historical sources of a secular character which contain various kinds of information that allow us to form an idea about the features of state authority, the fiscal system, the social composition of the population, and the trade and international relations of the Bulgarian state at different stages of its historical development.
13.09.1879 – 25.08.1953
Russian and Bulgarian historian, scholar of art history and literature, philologist. Bitsilli is considered the founder of art history studies in Bulgaria. His students included most of the outstanding Bulgarian historians of the first half of the 20th century.