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Carolingian empire.

Heinrich Fichtenau

Carolingian empire.

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Carolingians,
  • France -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[Translated from the French]
    The Physical Object
    Pagination196 p.
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22363166M


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Carolingians (kărəlĬn´jēənz), dynasty of Frankish rulers, founded in the 7th cent. by Pepin of Landen, who, as mayor of the palace, ruled the East Frankish Kingdom of Austrasia for Dagobert descendants, Pepin of Heristal, Charles Martel, Carloman, and Pepin the Short, continued to govern the territories under the nominal kingship of the Merovingians.

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Charles the Great. After the death of Charles, the conflicts were brought to the front, and the empire disintegrated. So lay off on on Louis the Pious, OK.

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