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modern world, from Charlemagne to the present time

with a preliminary survey of ancient progress

by West, Willis Mason

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Europe -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Willis Mason West; based upon the author"s "Modern history".
      SeriesAllyn and Bacon"s series of school histories
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD103 .W55
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii p., 1 l., 747, 29 p.
      Number of Pages747
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6577350M
      LC Control Number15012657
      OCLC/WorldCa3891093

      Charlemagne (c), also known as Karl and Charles the Great, was a medieval emperor who ruled much of Western Europe from to In , Charlemagne became king of the Franks, a Germanic tribe in present-day Belgium, France, Luxembourg, the Netherlands and western Germany. HeFile Size: KB. Christmas Day, - Charlemagne, after greatly helping Pope Leo III, is crowned Holy Roman Emperor. With much splendor and drama in Saint Peter's Basilica, Leo presented Charles with a gold crown. Emperor Charles V () was the last emperor to be crowned by the pope.

        Charlemagne, also known as Charles the Great, was the founder of the Carolingian Empire, best known for uniting Western Europe for the first time since the fall of the Roman Empire. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

      Best Sellers Rank: #1,, in Books (See Top in Books) # in Books > Biographies & Memoirs > Historical > Europe > Italy # in Books > Biographies & Memoirs > Historical > Europe > Rome # in Books > History > Europe > Italy Charlemagne is something of an enigma. It is necessary to separate legend from fact. Russell. This page is a list of the European colonists and/or immigrants who came to America, who have ancestry that can be traced to the Emperor Charlemagne. (For a worldwide list, see Project Charlemagne.) A Robert Abel (c), Dannett Abney (/bet/), Daniel Adams (), President John Quincy Adams (), Lt. Col. John Allyn (c), Elizabeth Alsop ( .


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There is no better source on Charlemagne than “The Two Lives of Charlemagne” by Einhard. Written as a first-hand account “between and ” (editor’s notes), Einhard was a personal friend and advisor to King Charlemagne during his lifetime.

Most other books about Charlemagne are based on Einhard’s incredible insights.5/5. Wilson achieves two goals with this book, first it is a biography of Charlemagne and second it is a study of the movement of political power from the Mediterranean region to Western Europe.

Charlemagne inherited vast lands from his father Pepin the Short and from his brother who unfortunately died at age 20 and his lands were immediately 4/4(74). Charlemagne (c), also known as Karl and Charles the Great, was a medieval emperor who ruled much of Western Europe from to InCharlemagne.

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"To learn grammar he finally followed "the teaching of Peter of Pisa. "For the other disciplines, "he took as his teacher Alcuin of Britain, "the most learned man in the entire world.

"Charlemagne invested a great deal of time "and effort setting rhetoric, dialectic, "and particularly astronomy with him. Rosamond McKitterick's Charlemagne is the most up-to-date scholarly work. For a broader perspective, you might want to check out The Carolingian World (), which could be used as a textbook for an advanced history class but which I still find to be a straightforward and enjoyable read.

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Charlemagne (English: / ˈ ʃ ɑːr l ə m eɪ n, ˌ ʃ ɑːr l ə ˈ m eɪ n /; French: [ʃaʁləmaɲ]) or Charles the Great (2 April – 28 January ), numbered Charles I, was the King of the Franks fromthe King of the Lombards fromand the Emperor of the Romans from During the Early Middle Ages, he united the majority of western and central Europe.

Father: Pepin the Short. This is a really long time ago. Male: On Christmas Day, in the year exactly, Charlemagne is crowned emperor by the Pope in Rome. Female: This is a huge deal. Male: The Roman emperors in the ancient world had ruled from Rome until Constantine moved. An incisive and absorbing biography of the legendary emperor who bridged ancient and modern Europe and singlehandedly altered the course of Western history.

Charlemagne was an extraordinary figure: an ingenious military strategist, a wise but ruthless leader, a cunning politician, and a devout believer who ensured the survival of Christianity in the West/5(6).

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Charlemagne was born in At that time, well after the fall of Rome, Europe fell into many regions primarily dominated by a religion (in those days religion was often closely aligned to politics), a Western Christian region under the influence of Rome, many pagan areas in parts of modern Germany and Eastern Europe, an Eastern Christian Author: Kathy Warnes.

“Charlemagne” is a rare sort of work—a satisfying biography about a historical figure about whom very little is directly known. The usual result from biography in such cases, as opposed to histories where a mostly hidden person figures merely in the greater context of /5.

This book focuses directly on the reign of Charlemagne, bringing together a wide range of perspectives and sources with contributions from fifteen of the top scholars of early medieval Europe. The contributors have taken a number of original approaches to the subject, from the fields of archaeology and numismatics to thoroughly-researched essays on key historical texts.4/5(1).