A selection of articles related to medieval.
Original articles from our library related to the Medieval. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Medieval.
- Art during the Age of Faith
- The Age of Faith is the one thousand medieval years from 400 A.D. to 1400 A.D. It must be noted though that faith was not a uniquely medieval phenomenon as medieval pursuits were not purely geared towards faith only.
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
- The Legend of Stonehenge
- Stonehenge has fascinated thousands of people throughout the ages, even today people are still wondering about the origins of the mysterious Stonehenge. Today's scientists and historians are still unable to come to a solid theory of when, why, by whom, and...
Earth Mysteries >> Mystic Places
- Aviary at the Gates of Heaven: Examining the Bird Symbolism in the Thoth Empress Card
- "This card, summed up, may be called the Gate of Heaven." Book of Thoth, p. 77. Eight birds adorn the fourth card of the Thoth Deck Major Arcana, The Empress. These eight birds, their variant symbology united, point at one overarching meaning -- as...
Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana
- The Twilight of the Celtic Gods
- The Milesians, according to myth, were the first Celts to settle in Ireland. This group was named after the eight sons of Mil (some texts say King Milesius); these Gaelic peoples, the myths report, came to Ireland from Spain. Ironically, the first phase of...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
- Historical Christian Jewelry
- The art of jewelry making evolved though the centuries. In a sense, jewelry is any ornamentation or adornment on the body. Jewelry has been used not only for aesthetic reasons but also as an indication of a person’s status in life.
>> Body Mysteries
Medieval is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Medieval books and related discussion.
Suggested Pdf Resources
- Persecution Perpetuated: Medieval Origins of Anti-Semitic Violence
- We use plague pogroms as an indicator for medieval anti-Semitism. saw medieval anti-Semitic violence also had higher deportation rates for Jews after.
- Medieval Climatic Optimum
- University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA.
- Medieval Numerology: A Brief Guide
- Medieval Numerology: A Brief Guide.
- Persecution Perpetuated: The Medieval Origins of Anti-Semitic
- localities with a medieval history of pogroms showed markedly higher levels of .
Suggested News Resources
- Illuminated manuscripts light up medieval monarchs
- The 150 manuscripts in the exhibition represent the most stunning pieces from the library's collection, the largest group of medieval manuscripts in Britain and one of the most important in the world.
- Medieval-theme fundraiser for library tech
- By Janelle Walker For The Courier-News August 23, 2011 8:08PM ELGIN — All summer, Gail Borden Public Library has celebrated a medieval theme.
- BBC4 lines up “Medieval Kings,” “Art Nouveau”
- UK digital channel BBC4 has unveiled a host of factual commissions, including a major new arts series, Art Nouveau, and medieval history series The Private Lives of the Medieval Kings.
- Medieval life at Tatton Old Hall
- The new event will enable adults and children to experience a little of life in a medieval setting, led by costumed interpreter guides. Those taking part will have the chance to dress in reproduction armour and sample the life of a medieval knight.
- Swedish house goes on sale, complete with medieval tomb and skeleton in cellar
- By AP, STOCKHOLM — A Swedish real estate agent has an unusual piece of property up for sale: a five-bedroom house, complete with medieval tomb and skeleton in the cellar.
Suggested Web Resources
- Middle Ages - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- The Middle Ages (adjectival form: medieval, mediaeval or mediæval) was a period of Old World history from the 5th to the 15th century.
- Medieval music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
- Medieval music is Western music written during the Middle Ages.
- Medieval Swords, Renaissance Clothing, Shields, Helms, LARP
- We are your one stop shop for Medieval Swords, Renaissance Clothing and many other Medieval and Renaissance items.
- Medieval Life
- Medieval Life. What was it like to live during this time? Life, history, romance and culture of Western Europe in Medieval Times.