047: Salians II: Henry IV and the Walk to Canossa


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One of the highest points of the investiture controversy was marked with the wearing of a hair shirt on a walk to Canossa by an emperor who was to be excommunicated 3 times.

The 2nd part of the Salian Dynasty miniseries takes a look at Henry IV and his role in the papal disputes.

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