Justinian the Great

(Flavius Petrus Sabbatius Justinianus )


Ruled Byzantine Empire for 40 years. Well known for legal reforms known as Code of Justinian.

Other Resources

Story Links
Book Links
Soul of Justinian  in  A Child's Book of Warriors  by  William Canton
Justinian the Great  in  Famous Men of the Middle Ages  by  John H. Haaren
East-Goths and Lombards  in  The Story of the Middle Ages  by  Samuel B. Harding
Rise and Fall of Justinian's Empire  in  The Story of Europe  by  Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall

Image Links

Look again and yet again', said the angel
 in A Child's Book of Warriors

The court of Justinian the Great
 in Famous Men of the Middle Ages
Bust of the head of Justinian
Bust of the head of Justinian
 in Back Matter

The Emperor Justinian (From a mosaic in an ancient church at Ravenna)
 in European Hero Stories