Lothair I dies after partitioning his lands

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Historical Context Note

Emperor Louis II retains Italy, Lothair receives the central area from Frisia to the Alps (Lotharingia, subsequently Lorraine) and Charles receives Provence in Southern France.

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Editors. "Lothair I dies after partitioning his lands". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
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