Merovech - The Ghost Who Spawned A Dynasty (S1: E2)

Thugs and Miracles: A History of France

15-09-2019 • 29 mins

What happens when Roman gods, pagans, and people looking for larger-than-life leaders all come together? Merovech. The first king of the Merovingian Dynasty, he was said to have been born from the dual fathers of a sea monster and a normal man. Then again, if you look deeper, maybe he never existed at all. Sometimes, a myth can be more enduring than the truth...