After this battle, the Carolingian family came into power. Charles Martel defeated the Spanish Moors in this battle.
The Lombard Kingdom was in Italy and was very large. So its defeat meant a huge expansion for the Carolingian Empire.
The Saxons were people that lived in Europe and the British Isles. During this conquest, Charlemagne sought to convert the Saxons.
The Carolingians won the Spanish March from the Saracens, which helped them gain the ability to make more advancements then and in the future.
This is one of his most famous works. Another one of his most famous works is Epistola de Litteris Colendis and they have both survived to the present day.
Charlemagne was crowned on Christmas day by Pope Leo the lll. This in a way helped to revive the Western Roman Empire
The Frankish Empire was a large kingdom that consisted of small sub-kingdoms.
This war mostly consisted of fighting between Louis the Pious (a son of Charlemagne) and Charles the Bald and his three sons Lothar, Pepin, and Louis the German.
During the war, there was a large amount of fighting between the family. Louis the Pious had been stripped of his title. However, when the peace was restored between the family, he gained his title back.
Louis the German and Charles the Bald made an alliance. This divided the empire between the two of them.
This is the Treaty that divided the empire between Charlemagne's three sons.
This division marked the beginning of modern France, Germany, and Italy. This division was made after Charlemagne died.
This marks the end of the empire.