Books in English
General history
Medieval history
Orthodox Christianity
Petrovic Njegos Dynasty
Facsimiles of old books
State insignia and heritage
Boka Kotorska
Unification with Serbia
Ethnic identity
Video & audio
Interesting items
What's new
Montenegro FAQ
Recommended readings in Serbian
Articles in French
Montenegrin sites
Who recommends or quotes
Humanitarian corner
Fresco of King Mihailo

Mihailo, King of Zeta
Ston, Saint Mihailo Church, about 1080

Mihailo of Zeta (1051-1081) received in 1077 the flag from Pope Gregory VII as the royal insignia and thereafter Duklja (Zeta) is referred to as a kingdom. In historical sources Mihailo is also known as "king of Slavs" and "ruler of Tribals and Serbs".