The other Varangians of the illustrated Skylitzês Chronicle.
Why the pictures of the Madrid manuscript of the Skylitzês Chronicle cannot be relied upon as a Byzantine source.
Its limitations and how it might be done with some degree of validity.
Templar re-enactment: why it is too often wrong
And ways to make it less so.
The Varangian Rhomphaia: a Cautionary tale
How popular militaria publishing created a fictitious weapon.
On the supposed Uniform of the Varangian Guard
How popular militaria publishing created a fictitious image of a military unit.
What on earth in Byzantine
Explains the changes in terminology used on this site.
Academic History & Historical Re-enactment
Discusses the utility of reconstructive and re-enactment methods to elucidating academic research.
Stones & Glasshouses
Addresses the criticisms made of the Society for Creative Anachronism by metal-weapons re-enactors.
Beyond Re-enactment: Rescuing History from Recreation
The systemic problems with re-enactment as a recreational pursuit and how they might be alleviated.
Middle of what?
Explains the regional specificity of the expression middle ages.
Questions about re-enactment
Particular aspects of the representation of history by clubs in Australia.
Byzantine Empire Copyright Timothy George Dawson 2018 reenactment