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Medieval Europe

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Blanche of Castile, Queen of France (1200s AD)

Early Middle Ages

The Crusades

High Middle Ages

Late Middle Ages

Medieval Daily Life

Medieval Literature

Medieval Projects

Byzantine History

Medieval Religion

Medieval Art

Medieval Science


Medieval Architecture

Bibliography and further reading about medieval Europe:

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How Would You Survive in the Middle Ages, by Fiona MacDonald and David Salariya (1997). Funny pictures and text convey real history about the Middle Ages.

Knights & Castles: 50 Hands-On Activities to Experience the Middle Ages, by Avery Hart and Paul Mantell (1998). Part of a series of good hands-on activities books.

Medieval Life (DK Eyewitness Books 2004). Not a lot of details, but a good place to start.

You Wouldn't Want to Be in a Medieval Dungeon!, by Fiona MacDonald (2003). Funny tone, but real information. My kids and their friends liked it.

Medieval Crafts and Projects Medieval Islam
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Professor Carr

Karen Eva Carr, PhD.
Assoc. Professor Emerita, History
Portland State University

Professor Carr holds a B.A. with high honors from Cornell University in classics and archaeology, and her M.A. and PhD. from the University of Michigan in Classical Art and Archaeology. She has excavated in Scotland, Cyprus, Greece, Israel, and Tunisia, and she has been teaching history to university students for a very long time.

Professor Carr's PSU page

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