Carolingian portraits: a study in the ninth century

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University of Michigan Press, 1962 - History - 311 pages
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Recreates the 9th-century world of Charlemagne through portraits of outstanding figures of the age

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ESD has assembled a fine collection of short biographies that put a human face on what we know about this distant era. She reminds of both the similarities and the differences, which is important for the historian to keep in mind. Read full review


The Rise of the Carolingian Empire
Louis the Pious King and Emperor
Einhard of Seligenstadt

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