Empire o Nicaea

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Empire ofNicaea
Βασιλεία τῶν Ῥωμαίων
1204–1261
The Laitin Empire, Empire o Nicaea, Empire o Trebizond, an the Despotate o Epirus-the mairches are verra uncertaint.
The Laitin Empire, Empire o Nicaea, Empire o Trebizond, an the Despotate o Epirus-the mairches are verra uncertaint.
Status Exiled coort o the Byzantine Empire
Caipital Nicaea (de jure)
Nymphaion (de facto)
Common leids Greek
Releegion Eastren Orthodoxy
Govrenment Monarchy
Emperor  
• 1204–1222
Theodore I Laskaris
• 1222–1254
John III Doukas Vatatzes
• 1254–1258
Theodore II Laskaris
• 1258–1261
John IV Laskaris
• 1259–1261
Michael VIII Palaiologos
Historical era Heich Middle Ages
• Established
1204
• Disestablished
July 1261
Precedit bi
Succeedit bi
Byzantine Empire (Angelos dynasty)
Byzantine Empire (Palaiologos dynasty)

The Empire o NicaeaGreek: Βασιλεία τῶν Ῥωμαίων)or the Nicene Empire[1] wis the lairgest o the three Byzantine Greek[2][3] rump states foondit bi the aristocracy o the Byzantine Empire that fled efter Constantinople wis occupied bi Wastren European an Venetian forces in the Fowert Crusade.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Vasiliev, Alexander A. (1952). History of the Byzantine Empire, 324–1453. Univ of Wisconsin Press. p. 546. 
  2. The Columbia history of the world by John Arthur Garraty, Peter Gay (1972), p. 454: "The Greek empire in exile at Nicaea proved too strong to be driven out of Asia Minor, and in Epirus another Greek dynasty defied the intruders.”
  3. A Short history of Greece from early times to 1964 by W. A. Heurtley, H. C. Darby, C. W. Crawley, C. M. Woodhouse (1967), page 55: "There in the prosperous city of Nicaea, Theodoros Laskaris, the son in law of a former Byzantine Emperor, establish a court that soon become the Small but reviving Greek empire."