In this paper I am going to compare and contrast the lives of Hernando Cortes and
Charlemagne. The common point I am going to prove in my paper is that they were both
men who had other roles to play, besides conquering lands, but at the end of their time
their most influential task was the expansion of their kingdoms for their respected regions,
and they also defeated many strong empires to do so.
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