Welsh Castle Types
WarsOfTheRoses.com, The site on the civil wars fought in medieval England from 1455 to 1487 between the House of Lancaster and the House of York.
Online historical atlas showing a map of Europe at the end of each century from year 1 to year 2000: Complete Map of Europe in Year 1200
Who needs Westeros? We've got Wester Ross.
Learn something new about these legendary badasses.
Click on pictures for larger-than-life versions. The "thumbnails" are roughly to scale (128 pixels equal a foot) and sorted by size, besides a few old cruddy ones intentionally left at the bottom.
The Medieval period in Britain has been agreed by many historians to be an ‘Age of Faith'. The majority of people living in the...
Life in the 1500's. Funny historical facts from days long gone past. Makes me glad I don't liv in the Renaissance afterall.
Let us check out fourteen interesting facts about the Mongol warriors that made them stand apart from their foes.
Follow this movie that documents NOVA's successful attempt to build and shoot a giant trebuchet, the most destructive war machine that ever laid siege to a m...
There is more to the fascinating scope of Viking warfare than just shooing away the misconception about their horned-helmets.
This apparently happens in Norway every year.
The global edition of BBC iPlayer has launched on iPad http://bit.ly/plzX03 Download the free app today and enjoy taster clips and episodes! Watch a selectio...
View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-wars-that-inspired-game-of-thrones-alex-gendler Beginning around 1377, medieval England was shaken by a power struggle between two noble families, which spanned generations and involved a massive cast ...
The monks are BACK, and they have a TENUOUS GRASP on how animals work!
Looking for some medieval names for characters, places, battles or video games? Here is a list
There is Skaldic poetry that is specifically dedicated to the Norse shield. They are known as the "shield poems." The shield was as much a part of Norse culture as was the ax. It was well developed and one of the best shields made. The Viking shield ...
A little bit outdated Zornhau and associated techniques with longsword from Lichtenauers Kunst des Fechtens: Zornhau ort, Bis stercker, Nym es nyder, Oben ab...
An eyewitness account of the ravages of the plague that swept through Europe in the mid 14th century.
The ultimate list of all badasses past and present.
Lectures in Medieval History, by Lynn Harry Nelson, Emeritus Professor of Medieval History, the University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas.
Experience the samurai spirit first-hand with original swords and armour at the recently opened Samurai Museum.
#2 is seriously unsettling...
Life in a Medieval Castle was busy, crowded, and often very smelly. Discover the facts about medieval castle life, including why castles were so cold and damp - and the disgusting truth about castle toilets!
Understand the mechanics of Medieval castle layout, and the different areas and buildings in a typical Medieval castle. Includes a castle layout diagram from a castle in England; and descriptions of each building alongside its purpose.
A list of ten items to dispel the myths and misconceptions of the Middle Ages. The Middle Ages spanned roughly from the 5th century to the 16th century - a total of 1,100 years. During the time following the Middle Ages (which is often referred to a...
What are the scandals that made headlines in the Middle Ages? Kings and Popes would be involved in some of the craziest stories of sex and corruption that would make today's news seem quite tame. From a cross-dressing prostitute to the trial of a dea...
city of Bergamo, upper town, Italy few minutes ago. a few hours ....later https://vimeo.com/171330570
The knights of medieval Europe are among the most recognized warriors of human history. They played a key role in the society and warfare of the Middle Age
Top 10 women of mythology i really like. List of legendary women. Amazing goddesses and heroines in worldwide mythology. My 10 favourite powerful, smart and...
Viking jewellery, battle ready weapons, costume accessories, living history supplies, banquet supplies and museum replicas from Viking and early Medieval times.
ARMA is an informal club of arms and armor enthusiasts and practitioners dedicated to exploring and reconstructing our Western martial heritage.
British Library, Harley MS 3244, Folio 59r
Old English had a rich array of inventive and intriguing words, many of which have either long since dropped out of use or were replaced.