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Unformatted text preview: Ravenna, San Vitale Charlemagne’s chapel Charlemagne’s books Romanesque Although the Roman empire were conquered by barbarians Roman civilization and Christianity triumphed The former barbarians became the heirs of Rome and the founders of Europe In the 11 th and 12 th centuries, Romanesque Period, there was a remarkable revival of art and especially architecture, churches everywhere Pilgrimage and the Monastic movement molding the development of Romanesque art and architecture Vezelle, founded in the 860’s while Charlemagne was in office, burned down by Vikings After 1000 C.E., civilization begins to recover The old path of Saint James, Christs 12 th apostle...
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This note was uploaded on 10/13/2011 for the course IAH 208 taught by Professor Bonge during the Fall '08 term at Michigan State University.
- Fall '08