The Life of Charlemagne Author:Einhard the Frank A brief but interesting life of the famous monarch Charlemagne. — Translated and with an Introduction by Lewis Thorpe. — Seventeen separate page color illustrations. Includes a Table of Contents, Introduction, Map of the Land of the Franks, Genealogy of the Carolingians, and Sources of the Illustrations. — Table of Contents: Subchapters of the Intr... more »oduction include: Charlemagne, King and Emperor (the military campaigns, diplomacy and administration, the Carolingian Renaissance); Einhard the Frank; The Vita Caroli of Einhard; the Life of Charlemagne.
The Life of Charlemagne: Walahfrid's Strabo's Prologue; Einhard's Introduction; Book I - the Early Carolingians; Book II - The Wars and Political Affairs of Charlemagne; Book III - The Emperor's Private Life; Book IV - The Emperor's Last Years and Death; Book V - Charlemagne's Last Will and Testament.« less