The History of Bishop Sebeos: Redefining a Seventh Century Voice from Armenia Hardcover – 16 Jul 2007
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The text does have an interesting account on the transmission of the Sebeos text and a lot of information on the debate about authorship. Most scholars questions whether Sebeos wrote the early books or even if he wrote anything at all. Soultanian opposes this view. He sees the historical Sebeos, a bishop of the Bagratuni family in the early 7th century, as the author of the whole work and provides many details to back this up. He even argues that the bishop who refuses the have communion with the emperor Constans II in chapter 47 is in fact Sebeos himself.
As to the truth of his arguments, I cannot say. The second half of the work is an exegesis of the first four chapters of the history. As my own focus is on the 7th century, this is not important to me, but others may find it useful. Also, the book has two good maps of Armenia and the division of territory between the noble houses.