The Greatness of the Byzantine Empire. Lesson 2. Byzantine Glory. Emperor Justinian came into power in 527. He wanted to restore the Roman Empire. During his rule, the Byzantine Empire reached its height. Justinian’s accomplishments:
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Created Justinian Code, which was a code of laws based on the laws of the Romans. It made laws clearer and allowed the Empire to operate with an efficient and fair central government. It is the basis for many legal systems today.
Followed the advice of his most trusted advisor, his wife Theodora by defending the city of Constantinople in 532 from attack