Two Lives of Charlemagne (Penguin Classics)

Two Lives of Charlemagne (Penguin Classics)

Einhard


Two revealingly diversified money owed of the lifetime of an important determine of the Roman Empire

Charlemage ?known because the father of Europe?was probably the most robust and dynamic of all medieval rulers. The biographies introduced jointly right here offer a wealthy and sundry portrait of the king from views: that of Einhard, a detailed buddy and adviser, and of Notker, a monastic pupil and musician writing fifty years after Charlemagne?s loss of life.

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