Charles Martel dies

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Historical Context Note

Before his death, he divided his territories between his two sons: Carloman received the Eastern territories, Austrasia, Alemmania and Thuringia, while Pepin (the short) got Neustria, Provence and Burgundy.

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Editors. "Charles Martel dies". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=6835, accessed 03 September 2014.]