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The Emperor Maurice and His Historian: Theophylact Simocatta on Persian and Balkan Warfare

The history of the Persian war under Justin II and Tiberius (572-582) and the Balkan war in Maurice's reign aftermath is described in this paper, where the authors present a geographical and historical setting.
List of maps. List of abbreviations. Part 1 Emperor and author: Maurice the emperor Theophylact the author. Part 2 The Balkan wars: introduction the Balkans before 582 the sources the Balkans in Maurice's reign the Balkans after 602. Part 3 The Persian war: introduction geographical and historical setting the sources the war under Justin II and Tiberius (572-582) the war in Maurice's reign aftermath. Part 4 Historiography: Theophylact the historian the end of traditions. Select bibliography. Index.

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Byzantium and the Early Islamic Conquests

TL;DR: In this paper, the problem of Byzantium and the early Islamic conquests is discussed. And the Byzantine Empire in an era of accelerating change is discussed, as well as the difficulties in devising defences for Syria.

Des soldats de l'armée romaine tardive : les protectores (IIIe-VIe siècles ap. J.-C.)

Maxime Emion
TL;DR: Les protectores diuini lateris Augusti, soldats de haut rang attestes dans l’armee romaine entre le IIIe siecle and le VIe Siecle, ont ete consideres tour a tour par les historiens comme des gardes du corps imperiaux, des officiers d’etat-major, ou les successeurs des centurions as mentioned in this paper.
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Merovingian Gaul and the Frankish conquests

TL;DR: The importance of the Bishop Gregory's extensive writings in the discussions of the formation of Frankish kingdoms, the working of kingship, the roles of aristocrats and bishops, and the limits of Merovingian rule is discussed in this article.