35-year-old Ava Andrews' dream job is interrupted by an unusual request--fulfill her 84-year-old grandfather's last wish by joining him on a battle site tour of Europe. Ava is sure her boss will refuse her request. But, instead, he gives her a directive of his own--to videotape the tour and send it back as mini-segments for the show she produces.
Charles Martel..also known as Charles the Hammer. Duke and Prince of the Franks. Remembered for winning the Battle of Tours in 732. A founding figure of the Middle Ages, credited with a seminal role in the development of feudalism and knighthood. Father of Pepin the Short and grandfather of Charlemagne. Also a relative of yours truly, the awesome Miss Oaks!
The Victor of Tours: Charles Martel: The Battle of Tours, by Charles de Steuben, 1837; We all need to know who " Charles Martel " was and what he did for or to us ( Born August 23, 686 ) he was the son of Pippin the Middle and his mistress Alpaida.
The Battle of Tours (often called the Battle of Poitiers, but not to be confused with the Battle of Poitiers, 1356) was fought on October 10, 732 between forces under Charles Martel and a Islamic army led by Emir Abdul Rahman Al Ghafiqi Abd al Rahman, near the city of Tours- CHARLES MARTEL. 3) ARRET DE LA CONQUETE MUSULMANE, 14: Cette victoire permit d'arrêter les incursions des musulmans au sud de la France et de réduire la présence musulmane à Narbonne et à certaines forteresses de…
The Battle of Tours took place in 732 near the hamlet of Moussais (later renamed Moussais-la-Bataille), which is now part of the commune of Vouneuil-sur-Vienne. Vouneuil-sur-Vienne is a commune in the Vienne department in the Poitou-Charentes region in western France.