Medieval Civilizations Midterm Multiple Choice

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Medieval Civilizations Midterm Multiple Choice 1. Abbasids: dynasty of caliphs that overthrew the Umayyad dynasty; relocated the Muslim capital to Baghdad 2. Alcuin: a student of a student of Bede invited by Charlemagne to come to the Carolingian court and teach 3. Alfred: 4. Augustine of Canterbury: 5. Augustine of Hippo: the bishop of Hippo in northern Africa; one of the Latin Church Fathers; wrote City of God 6. Barbarian migrations: 7. Basil the Bulgar-Slayer: 8. Bede: the foremost scholar of his age; wrote the Ecclesiastical History , which details the invasion of Britain by Germanic tribes, the failure of the Christian Britons to Christianize the invaders, and the spread of missionaries through Britain 9. Capitularies: 10. Carolingians: the ruling dynasty of Charlemagne; secured the office of Mayor of the Palace in the seventh century; begun by Pepin who won the battle of 687 that reunited the Frankish kingdoms; Charles Martel, Pepin’s son, later came to rule and beat the last
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course HIST 3330 taught by Professor Follett during the Spring '08 term at UGA.

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