Flashcards in Chapter 13 Section 1 Deck (6):
The gradual decline of the Roman Empire ushered in an era of European history or the medieval period.
In the Roman province of Gaul, a Germanic people called the ______held power.
To adapt to rural conditions, the Church built religious communities called _________.
Under Gregory, the papacy also became a _________,or worldly,power involved in politics.
Thus began the reign of Frankish rulers called ______.It lasted from 751 to 987