Medieval Period

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Economy and Trade in the Middle Ages ( covers several topics)
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Charlemagne
Feudalism

Chivalry

Architecture

Armor and Weapons

Genghis Khan ( 1167-1227)

Marco Polo ( 1253-1324)

Crusades ( 1096-1270)

Black Death (14 C.) (England, 1348)

England
Background-Norman Invasion, 1066 ( Battle of Hastings)


William the Conqueror

Henry II (1154-1189) and Common Law

Richard the Lion-hearted (1157-1199)

King John (119901216) and Magna Carta

Hundred Year's War (1337-1453)

Joan of Arc ( 1412-1431)

Peasant's Revolt (1381)

War of the Roses

Craft guilds

Dress of the Middle Ages

Education and Social Life

Literature: World
Romances

Dante's DIVINE COMEDY ( 1296-1300)

SONG OF ROLAND

Boccaccio's DECAMERON ( 1348)

Guttenberg: Wycliff's BIBLE ( 1388): William Caxton

England
Ballads

Miracle and morality Plays

EVERYMAN
Robin Hood legends


Malory ( ? - 1471)

PIERS PLOWMAN ( Langland)

Murder of Thomas a'Becket (1170); Canterbury Cathedral

Chaucer ( 1340-1400): Canterbury Tales ( end of 1300)