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ContentsAcknowledgmentsIntroductionEinhard, the life of Charles the EmperorIntroductionThe Life of Charles the EmperorNotker the stammerer, the Deeds of Emperor Charles the GreatIntroductionThe Deeds of Emperor Charles the GreatErmoldus Nigellus, in Honor of LouisIntroductionIn Honor of Louis, the Most Christian Caesar Augustus,by Ermoldus Nigellus, an ExileThegan, the Deeds of Emperor LouisIntroductionThe Deeds of Emperor LouisThe Astronomer, the Life of Emperor LouisIntroductionThe Life of Emperor LouisIndex
Thomas F. X. Noble is Professor and Chair, Department of History, at the University of Notre Dame.
"The new translations of these five lives and their very useful
introductions and notes make this work a prodigious achievement and
an extremely valuable and most welcome contribution to Carolingian
studies."-Steven Fanning, The Historian
"Noble's book has a very specific thematic focus that makes it especially appealing for use in lower-division classes. . . . Noble has presented us with lucid translations of five important works of secular biography from the Carolingian period, each adorned with learned . . . introductions and up-to-date bibliographies."-Scott Bruce, The Medieval Review