Historia Turpini: The Latin Legend of Charlemagne and Roland

Historia Turpini: The Latin Legend of Charlemagne and Roland

Forasmuch as you requested me to write in what manner the Emperor Charlemagne delivered Spain and Galicia from the yoke of the Saracens, you shall attain the knowledge of many memorable events The History of Charlemagne and Roland The Historia Turpini, also know as...
Conques and Compostela

Conques and Compostela

Afterwards, in descending from the summit, one finds the hospice and the church with the rock that Roland split with his sword   Conques and Compostela formed an alliance early on. There has been much debate among medieval historians regarding the influence held...