Massacre of Verden (22 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors


Charlemagne orders the execution of about 4000 Saxon hostages and imposed Christianity on the remainder. Saxony becomes a province of the Frankish empire.

Editors. "Massacre of Verden". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[, accessed 29 October 2016.]

Related Groups

  1. Charlemagne and the Carolingian Empire