Essays Tagged: "Pepin"

Charlemagne, a strong leader who unified Western Europe through military power and the blessing of the Church

l reforms that would change the history of Europe.Charlemagne was born in 742 at Aachen, the son of Pepin(or Pippin) the Short and grandson of Charles Martel. His grandfather, Charles, had begun the p ... f unifying western Europe, in the belief that all people should be Christian. Charlemagne's father, Pepin, continued this process throughout his rule and passed his beliefs on to Charlemagne. All thre ...

(9 pages) 268 0 3.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

This essays decribes the effects that Charlemagne (Charles the Great) had on Christianity in the 8th century AD. It includes interesting facts and some personal opinions.

Pope.It's interesting to note that Charles was not next in succession for the kingship. His father Pepin, had given Pope Zachary the Papal States, so in return the Pope granted an edict that declared ... Pope Zachary the Papal States, so in return the Pope granted an edict that declared descendents of Pepin's bloodline would continue to rule. This close relationship between king and Pope would be mai ...

(4 pages) 100 1 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Traits Of Ferocity

ability. With these traits in hand, one can achieve endless great things, just as Charlemagne did. Pepin, his father Charles, his son Charlemagne, and Charlemagne's son Pepin, among others, all share ... t successful. To understand the life of Charlemagne you must first examine the lives of his father, Pepin, and his grandfather, Charles.Using war as the only tool for expansion, Charles Martel crushed ...

(2 pages) 373 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Charles The Great

a man of great character and military command. Charlemagne was born in c. 742 as the eldest son of Pepin. He was a very large man standing at six feet, three and half inches tall.1 During his lifetim ...

(7 pages) 479 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History