Most of Western Europe was included in the new empire.
The student will apply social science skills to understand Western Europe during the Middle Ages from about 500 to 1000 A.D. (C.E.) in terms of its impact on Western civilization by b) describing the social, religious, and cultural development of the Franks, with emphasis on the Age of Charlemagne;
Social, religious, and cultural development during the Age of Charlemagne