Daughter of Charlemagne

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Gisela, Daughter Of Charlemagne - Cultural Uses
... men on horseback, men on the scaffold, crusaders Charlemagne had an immediate afterlife ... from Einhard and his own observations on the decline of Charlemagne's family after the dissensions war (840–43) as the basis for a visionary tale of Charles' meeting with a prophetic spectre in a dream ... Charlemagne, being a model knight as one of the Nine Worthies, enjoyed an important afterlife in European culture ...

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