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The Life and Times of Clovis, King of the Franks

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In 481 CE, the Salian Franks crowned Clovis I their king. At the age of fifteen, the young monarch set about uniting all the Franksbarbarian tribes that inhabited much of the region that became modern-day France and Germany. A fierce warrior and an astute administrator, he expanded his originally modest kingdom in northeast Gaul (France) by all possible means, including conquest, marriage, diplomacy, and deception. When he married Clotilda, a devout Roman Catholic, he converted to Catholicism and became instrumental in ...

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The Life and Times of Clovis, King of the Franks
2009, Mitchell Lane Publishers

ISBN-13: 9781584157427

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