Latin Christendom Timeline. 476 “Fall” of the Roman Empire 400+ Irish monks preserve knowledge 400+ Decline of urban population 622+ Muslim Expansion 732 Defeat of Muslims at Tours 800 Charlemagne crowned “Emperor of the Romans” by Pope 843 Treaty of Verdun. LATIN CHRISTENDOM.
What does this tell us about this society?
– preserved some of the Roman system
by end of the 600’s fusion of German and Roman ideas of kingship and law.