Chapter 8 Christian Europe Emerges

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Chapter 8 on Christian Europe Emerges Notes on 10-23-07 (Get Europe take the shape of today’s Europe) Charlemagne - was the first in western Europe to bear the title emperor. * What happened to Celtic and Druids? 1. Celtic - was under the Roman rule 2. Druids - was wiped out by the Romans à taken over by Romans à Roman resist rebellion. * Roman domination was the best thing in Europe à roads * West roman was destroyed. When the Roman empire declined, it was split in two parts: 1. Byzantine Empire à last forever and it extended. à had political and religion unity. 2. Holy Roman Empire Vikings came from Scandinavian, they are known as the Nomads. 1. Save the history of Europe. 2. Saved Europe. 3. Written records about the Vikings came from Christians * Christians conquer. Charles - the king of the Franks à he waged war on Muslim invaders from Spain, Avar invaders from Hungary, and many German princes. à he had subdued many enemies and become protector of the papacy. à crown placed on his head by pope Leo III à Charlemagne - means Charles the Great. à he was the first in western Europe to have the title emperor . 1. Medieval - “middle age, it comes between the era of Greco-Roman civilization and the intellectual, artistic, and economic changes of the Renaissance. 2. The Eastern Roman Empire was referred to the Byzantine Empire à it was known to the Muslims as Rum. à
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