Epée damassée VIè Mérovingien;Antiquités Nationales.- BATAILLE D'ETAMPES, 10: Landric est contraint de s'enfuir en laissant le jeune Mérovée à la merci des bourguignons. Certains historiens estiment que plus de 30.000 hommes moururent au cours de cette bataille.
Charter of Clotilde - Category:Merovingian manuscripts — A 7th century noblewoman named CLOTILDE (Chlodechildis) endowed a monastery ar Bruyères-le-Châtel near to Etampes. This is the original charter. Among the signatures was Bishop AGILBERT of Paris, nommed bishp of the West Saxons, whose last recorded act this is. The document is dated to march 673. French national Archives
The saga of Erik the Red was written down between 1387 - 1394. This is what it looks like -- The Flateyjarbók (The Flatley Book). It tells an incredible story of the first Viking settlers in North America, including that of Freydis Eiriksdottir, the female Viking warrior, leader and colonist.