Chronicon Polono-Silesiacum

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Chronicon Polono-Silesiacum (Polish: Kronika polsko-śląska, Polish-Silesian Chronicle) is a medieval Polish chronicle based on Wincenty Kadłubek's Chronica seu originale regum et principum Poloniae[1] and the anonymous poem Carmen Mauri,[2] with additional information on History of Silesia.[1] The date of its creation is uncertain and estimated at late 13th century, circa 1280[1] or at the turn of the century.[2] The unknown author might have been a Cistercians monk from the Lubiąż Abbey.[2]

The work was likely ordered by Henry IV of Silesia.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Sarah Foot; Chase F. Robinson (25 October 2012). The Oxford History of Historical Writing: Volume 2: 400-1400. OUP Oxford. p. 321. ISBN 978-0-19-163693-6. 
  2. ^ a b c Roman Pollak (1963). Piśmiennictwo staropolski (in Polish). Państwowy Instytut Wydawniczy. p. 244.