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Pope Leo III proclaimed Charlemagne to be Emperor of the Romans because Charlemagne had
crushed a rebellion in Rome.
A poet or musician who traveled around and entertained people with songs about chivalry and courtly love.
King of Franks; conquered Gaul; earned support of Gaul and Church of Rome by converting; Ruled lands in Frankish custom but kept Roman legacy
when the ownership of a manor was granted to a new lord, the serfs
remained on the land to serve the new lord
Newcomers to a medieval city often settled in the fields outside the city walls because
the city was overcrowded within the city walls.
What was a purpose of the missi dominici that Charlemagne sent throughout his kingdom?
They administered the law.
What important step did King Clovis take in ruling his conquered lands in that late 400s?
He converted to Christianity, the religion of the people of Gaul
Starting in the late 700s, which group attacked Western Europe from the sea and broke the last threads of unity in Charlemagne's empire?
What was the result of the church reforms of Pope Gregory VII in 1073?
Only the church could appoint Church officials such as bishops
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