We look at developments in the West during the 8th century. We follow the rise of the Carolingians and the amazing career of Charlemagne. We also see the various dilemma faced by the Papacy and how the collapse of Byzantine influence created a new power dynamic.
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Thanks for answering my question 🙂 It’s so exciting every time I see you’ve posted a new episode!
i have a question. how come Brittany is always left alone . it seems every century there doing there own thing as if these huge kingdoms were afraid of peninsulas or something. specifically why didnt Clovis or Charlemagne conquer it? or did they try to ? or?