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Hundred Years’ War – Medieval Europe

By |2018-04-12T00:08:03-07:00August 2nd, 2017|History, Medieval|

The place where the British burned Joan of Arc alive in Rouen When the last French king in the direct Capetian line died in 1328 AD, the English king Edward III, who already held a large part of France, claimed the right to rule all of France - to be the king of the united empire of France [...]

Holy Roman Empire – Medieval Germany

By |2019-08-17T23:41:35-07:00August 2nd, 2017|History, Medieval|

Empress Agnes of the Holy Roman Empire holding Henry IV Agnes and the Pope After the death of Henry III in 1056 AD, his widow Agnes ran the Holy Roman Empire. With the help of the king of Poland, the Popes now felt stronger. They tried to break away from the control of the Holy Roman Emperors. Who was Henry [...]