Why it as hard for Charlemagne to overcome Saxons?

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Fellow English historian, Roger Collins, recognizes that the social and political organization of Saxony made it harder for Charlemagne to overcome the Saxons. However, he also appreciates that the Saxons had relatively few men and were poorly organized in comparison to the Franks. Therefore, overall, he believes that the fighting between the Franks and the Saxons was an unequal struggle. This undermines the success of Charlemagne in overcoming the Saxon problem. In summary, through his...
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