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Charles the Great.

Hodgkin, Thomas

Charles the Great.

by Hodgkin, Thomas

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Published by Macmillan in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Charlemagne, -- Holy Roman Emperor, -- 742?-814.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesForeign statesman
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13717292M

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Charlemagne (2 April // – 28 January ), also known as Charles the Great (Latin: Carolus or Karolus Magnus) or Charles I (Frankish: *Karl), was King of the Franks. He united a large part of Europe during the early Middle Ages and laid the foundations for.

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Charles Martel, mayor of the palace of Austrasia (the eastern part of the Frankish kingdom) from to He reunited and ruled the entire Frankish realm and defeated a sizeable Muslim raiding party at Poitiers in His byname, Martel, means ‘the hammer.’ Learn more about Charles Martel in this article.

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In this book File Size: 2MB.Charlemagne, or Charles the Great (2 April - 28 January ), numbered Charles I, was King of the Franks fromKing of the Lombards from and Emperor of the Romans from He united much of Europe during the early Middle Ages. He was the first recognised emperor in western Europe since the fall of the Western Roman Empire three.(French for Carolus Magnus, or Carlus Magnus ("Charles the Great"); German Karl der Grosse).

The name given by later generations to Charles, King of the Franks, first sovereign of the Christian Empire of the West; born 2 April, ; died at Aachen, 28 January, Note, however, that the place of his birth (whether Aachen or Liège) has never been fully ascertained, while the traditional date.