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Middle Ages Research

Welcome to History Link 101's Middle Ages Research Page.  Here you will find excellent links to church history, reformation, crusades, history, link pages, primary text, time lines, and much more.


Church History and Reformation

Catholic Reformation From Hanover.edu.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5000

Protestant Reformation Large resources of original texts and articles on John Calvin, Martin Luther, Radical Reformers, English, and Scottish Reformations.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5010

Reformation from a Catholic Perspective From the Catholic Encyclopedia.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5020

Reformation from Internet Modern History Source Book Very large collection of links to reformation related sites.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5030

Institutes of the Christian Religion by John Calvin In downloadable form of either PDF or RTF and ZIP files.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5040

Early Church Fathers Major works divided by era Author.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5050

Project Wittenberg Large body of writings by Martian Luther and others.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5060

Popes in the Middle Ages List of Popes and years served.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5070


Crusades from Fordhams Internet Sourcebook Large page with links to subjects on the Crusades.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5090

The Crusades Fifteen essays including discussion on the impact of the Crusades.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5100




 Essays by Frank Smitha
    Europe from 500 to 1000 Ten essays on the period.    D5110
    Europe from 1001 to 1212 Eight essays   D5120
    Europe from 1212 to 1500 Six essays   D5130
    Christendom in 14th and 15th Centuries    D5140
    Europe and Protestant Reformation    D5150
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Mediaeval Buildings Organized alphabetically with short descriptions and images about the buildings.
        Visual = 4 Content = 5    D5160

The Story of the Middle Ages Nineteen chapters covering the major events in a brief but clear manner.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5190

Essay on the Inquisition
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5200

Medieval Articles  Large set of articles on many aspects of Medieval culture and Military History.
        Visual = N/A  Content = 5 D5210

Illustrated History of French Culture From 8th Century to present.
        Visual = 5 Content = 5    D5220

Knights of Templar Web Page Site with lots of information.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5230

Medieval Towns Rather in-depth discussion of medieval towns.  Material is extensive but presented toward a college audience. 
        Visual = 3 Content = 3    D5250

The Renaissance by Annenberg/CPB Exhibits Brief introduction to the time period.
        Visual = 1 Content = 4    D5280

Sparknotes Early Middle Ages High Middle Ages and Italian Renaissance Series of short essays on each time period.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5290

Yale Open Course on Early Middle Ages Twenty-two lectures on Middle ages.
        Visual = 3 Content = 5    D5300


Genealogies and Lists of Monarchies

English Monarchs Site which details major dynasties and monarchs of the English.
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List of Kings of France
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Link Pages

Heraldry Resource Page
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5340

European Historical Maps From Perry-Castaneda collection from the University of Texas at Austin.  Large collection.
        Visual = 5 Content = N/A    D5350

Medieval Sourcebook Large site with a lot of information.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5360


Primary Texts         

Ancient Texts from Bodleian Library Pictures of decorated text from middle ages.
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Translation of Beowulf
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5380

Early Christian Church Documents Large collection of documents from church fathers.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5390

Medieval Online Text By Berkley.  Very large collection of primary texts with several different methods of categorizing for ease of use.     D5410
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Original Text Concerning the Black Death 
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5420

Primary Documentation from Middle Ages Compiled by Yale University under the Avalon Project.  Heavy reading.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5430

Eyewitness to History Over twenty-five eyewitness accounts of events from the middle ages.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5440

 Time Lines

Timelines of Middle Ages and Fifteen Kings and Queens Most of the kings and queens are of the English country.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5460

Key Dates in Middle Ages Four columns of information that include, Kings of France and England, famous people, great events and buildings.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5490


Vikings and Celts

PBS Nova Online the Vikings Excellent series of sites and articles on the Vikings.  Includes video footage.
        Visual = 5 Content = 5  D5500

Norse Mythology By Encyclopedia Mythica.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5510

Short Essay on Celts
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    D5520