What was The Feudal System ?
What was life like in the Middle Ages?
Read here why it was good to be king.
Then read here why it was NOT good to be king!
Would you like to have been a Medieval Noble?
Read this and decide.
Some say nobles were the 'middle men' between the peasants and the royal family.
Read here about the life of a Knight.
The Christian Crusades lasted for about 174 years, but only 24 years involved fighting. The map above shows the path of the main 4 Crusades.
What were The Christian Crusades ?
How many were there? Read this article to find out the details of each Crusade and the Timeline of events.
There were more than 56 different battles that took place in the Crusades. Some of the most famous included:
Richard I was King of England from 6 July 1189 until his death. Why was he known as Richard the Lionheart? Read about him here and read more about him here.
This article outlines what was gained from the Crusades. Click here to read it.
Click here to read about Medieval Monks and Nuns.
What's inside a Medieval Monastery?
What is an Illuminated Manuscript?
Ubi Caritas - An example of Gregorian chant