ALEXIE Ⅲ Angel (1153-1211) – Byzantine Emperor (1195-1203). He came to power with a turn. At the time of his reign, the crisis in Byzantium deepened. He managed to neutralize the independence of Dobromir Hrs in Macedonia. In the ΝV Crusade, it was captured by the Crusaders, and later redeemed by the Epiruses. He finished his life in a monastery near Nicaea. LIT: M. Angold, The Byzantine Empire 1025-1204: A Political Hystorse, London-New York, 1997. Adj.