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A look at seminal or groundbreaking works whose influence has endured beyond their own eras.

Jeff Sypeck: Becoming Charlemagne: Europe, Baghdad, and the Empires of A.D. 800

First Aired: January 14, 2007

University of Maryland English professor Jeff Sypeck discusses “Becoming Charlemagne,” his account of how the king of the Franks became the Roman emperor.

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  • Premiered: March 29, 2000
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  • Premise: A look at seminal or groundbreaking works whose influence has endured beyond their own eras. (more)

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