Medieval Europe
Medieval manuscript

Domesday Book
– frequently asked questions about the Domesday Book, commissioned by William the Conqueror in 1086. From The Domesday Book Online

Magna Carta
– how and why the Magna Carta was written, background of the times, view the document. From British Library

Medieval Life

Middle Ages: a comprehensive overview of Europe, 500-1500
– topics include Feudalism, Crime and punishment, Housing, Clothing, Castles, Farming, Food, Medieval towns and villages, Medicine, Bubonic plague. From History on the Ne

Names in the middle ages
– list of popular men’s and women’s names. From

People of the Middle Ages
– description of different occupations in medieval times. From

Superstitions in Medieval times
– some common superstitions with explanations. From Bright Hub Education


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