Louis the Pious divides the Frankish empire

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Historical Context Note

He appoints his son Lothair co-emperor; his other sons, Pepin and Louis the German, govern Aquitaine and Bavaria respectively.

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Editors. "Louis the Pious divides the Frankish empire". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
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