Monthly Archives: September 2012

Latin Carolingian Reforms — ~782 AD, Germany

Emperor Charlemagne apparently tried to learn how to read and write, but with poor success.  Probably part of his difficulty was that he had to spend a bunch of time conquering countries, part of the difficulty was that he started … Continue reading

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