Halych-Volyn Rus

Halych-Volyn Rus

After the fall of Kyiv Rus the principalities of Halych and Volodymyr-Volynskyi grew and prospered in Western Ukraine. In 1199 they were united by Prince Roman Mstyslavovych, a gifted military leader into the Halych-Volyn Principality. His successor Prince Daniel (Danylo) of Halych (1228—1264) continued his father’s work, further strengthening his state. He defended tits independence […]