Charlemagne and the Paladins

Paperback $17.95

Jul 22, 2014 | 80 Pages

Ebook $13.95

Jul 22, 2014

  • Paperback $17.95

    Jul 22, 2014 | 80 Pages

  • Ebook $13.95

    Jul 22, 2014

Table Of Contents

Introduction

Charlemagne in History and Legend
Bertha Bigfoot
Charlemagne’s Ancestors
Describing the Historical Charlemagne
Describing the Fictional Charlemagne
The Young Charlemagne
Charlemagne’s Adventures in Jerusalem and Constantinople
Charlemagne and Harun al-Rashid
Charlemagne the Sinner

The Paladins
The Major Paladins
Other Key Characters

The Song of Roland
An Embassy from Marsile
The Betrayel
The Pass of Roncevalles
The Second Assault
The Death of Roland
Charlemagne’s Dream
The Final Battle
Trial by Combat

Roland and Oliver
The First Meeting
Fierabras the Giant
The Giant Ferragus

Guy of Burgundy

Ogier the Dane
Ogier the Outlaw
The Later Tales of Ogier

Turpin
The Pseudo-Turpin

The Italian Versions
Orlando Innamorato
Rogero and Bradamante
Orlando Furioso

Childe Roland

Charlemagne’s Long Afterlife
Charlemagne’s Tomb
Sainthood and Politics

Further Reading

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