"May we give all sentient beings safe passage through our minds." - Scott Adams (redo)
Monday, October 10, 2005
ISLAM'S ADVANCE TO FRANCE HALTED
On this day in 732, the northward advance of Islam was stopped near Tours and Poitiers. Known as the Battle of Tours, Charles Martel and the Franks defeated a large Andalusian Muslim army led by Abd er Rahman.