Battle of Vincy (59 words)

Historical Context Note

Litencyc Editors (Independent Scholar - Europe)
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Context

It was a major battle in the Frankish Civil War, between Charles Martel and the Austrasians on one side and the king of the Franks, Chilperic II, and his mayor of the palace, Ragenfrid, on the other. Charles Martel defeated the forces of Chilperic, who fled to Paris, and proclaimed Clotaire IV king of Austrasia in opposition to Chilperic.

Citation: Editors, Litencyc. "Battle of Vincy". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009 [https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=6808, accessed 18 May 2022.]

6808 Battle of Vincy 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.

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