Procopius is known to posterity as the historian of
the eventful reign of Justinian (527-565 A.D.), and
the chronicler of the great deeds of the general Belisarius.
He was born late...
The Byzantine historian Procopius of Caesarea (ca. 500-ca. 565), the last of the great classical Greek historians, was an eyewitness to, and prime reporter of, events in the reign of Emperor Justinian...