Basically Franki is West Germany+Benelux+Northeastern France, Gael is the rest of France, and Germani is East Germany+Most of Poland?
So, how big is Constantinople ITTL and how big would TTL's Constantinople be compared to Baghdad during the height of its Abbasid golden age, Kaifeng during the Song Dynasty, or Cordoba during the height of Al-Andalus?
There will be one as of Manuel II's death, since things will have mostly settled down by then.Any chance there's a map in the cards after all of these territorial changes are over? It's really been a chaotic few decades across Eurasia.
I’ve made references to the next dynasty, the Caesarii (who are actually about to be introduced here in a few updates), and a couple of references to a disastrous defeat in the early 1700s.Btw did the empire survive to modern age?? I never see a age later than 12xx ;(
Ah damn I diden't see that date, can't wait to see how the modern world Looks in this TLI’ve made references to the next dynasty, the Caesarii (who are actually about to be introduced here in a few updates), and a couple of references to a disastrous defeat in the early 1700s.
Guess the backlash to Thessalonika has come!Next time we will follow Manuel back to Constantinople where he will celebrate his well-earned triumph, and settle down into what he likely hoped would now be a peaceful reign. But unfortunately for the Emperor, just as his external problems were solved his internal troubles were just beginning to bubble
Now that you mention it the date range seems awfully familiar. What other force could be capable of wiping out the entirety of the Tagmata and make Cannae look like a picnic?Let me guess: This involves some ATL equivalent to the Mongol Empire, even if this alt-Mongol Empire is led by Siberian Turks (basically the Yakuts).