The Chronicles  is a history of the fall of the Kingdom of Eftal in the Daikaisho 300 years ago. Grandmother recites the Chronicles to King Jhil and the assembled chieftains of the Periphery after the failed Periphery Campaign and during the meeting that resulted in the Breaking of the Periphery Treaty.
While a book is shown in the manga, it is unknown whether the Chronicles are passed down by oral tradition or are in text form.
The author or authors of the Chronicles is unknown, as well as if they wrote about the Daikaisho from direct personal experience contemporaneously or after the fact, compiling the information from survivors.
- ↑ DE1a pg 215
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