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Unformatted text preview: rd and 4 th centuries C.E. that led to the success of Christianity within the Roman Empire? Why is ‘race’ an inappropriate word to use in describing the Germanic peoples who invaded the Roman Empire in Late Antiquity? Describe and discuss the Carolingian model of kingship, focusing on how they used and obtained power and legitimacy. Charlemagne was crowned Roman Emperor by Pope Leo III. In what ways did Charlemagne imitate the classical Roman Emperors? In what ways was his empire very different from the classical Empire? What problems led to the dissolution of the Carolingian Empire in the ninth century, and what system or power structure replaced it in the tenth century? Describe the reforms of the Church and the Investiture Controversy and discuss their consequences. * Remember that a full page answer is expected to essay questions*...
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This note was uploaded on 04/04/2008 for the course HIST 1000 taught by Professor Berto during the Spring '08 term at Western Michigan.
- Spring '08