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By Johannes Fried,Peter Lewis

whilst the mythical Frankish king and emperor Charlemagne died in 814 he left in the back of a dominion and a legacy not like whatever obvious in Western Europe because the fall of Rome. Johannes Fried paints a compelling portrait of a religious ruler, a violent time, and a unified state that deepens our realizing of the fellow known as the daddy of Europe.

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