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Age of King Charles V: 1000 Illuminations from the Department of Manuscripts

http://www.bnf.fr/enluminures/aaccueil.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Here are a 1000 illuminations from European medieval manuscripts of the14th and 15th centuries. The pages are posted individually and are thumbnailed for quick loading. Standards 7.6.8 and 7.8.4

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 126

Battle of Hastings

http://battle1066.com/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This website is all about the infamous battle of Hastings by which the Duke William of Normandy conquered England and changed the course of history. It has over 300 maps and graphics and pages of well organized facts. Standards 7.6.3 and 7.6.5

Comments: Glen Ray Crack wrote and maintains the website and has included great maps and facts.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 356

Castle on the Web

http://www.castlesontheweb.com/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This is a great interactive site that includes castle tours, pictures, blue prints, and terminology. It teaches much about the feudal system for which the castles were built. Standard 7.6.3

Comments: This is a commercial site with advertising and a chat area that is not monitored.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 601

Eleanor of Aquitaine

http://www.xs4all.nl/~kvenjb/favour.htm#favlinks

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Here is a biography of Joan Bos' favorite royal, Eleanor of Aquitaine including her importance to medieval history. There are links to many other royal families. Standard 7.6.3 and 7.6.4

Comments: This will be any World History teacher's favorite link. You can find info about Eleanor of Aquitaine, sons Richard and John, the Medici Family, Lady Jane Grey, Kings and Queens of Europe, Cambodia, Assam India. No royal family is excluded.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 1061

Eye Witness - Invasion of England 1066

http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/mefrm.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Step back in time to the Battle of Hastings in 1066 by examining the it and medieval culture through the Bayeaux Tapestry. Standard 7.6.3 and 7.6.5

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1164

Gothic Art: 5th Century to 16th Century A.D.

http://www.artcyclopedia.com/history/gothic.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Gothic Art is the style of art produced in Europe from the middle ages up to the beginning of the Renaissance. Typically religious in nature, it demonstrates the power of the Catholic Church as the central intellectual and aesthetic institution. Gothic art is especially known for the distinctive arched design of its churches, its stained glass, and its illuminated manuscripts. Standard 7.6.8

Comments: These difficult-to-find resources have been organized by artist and may be enlarged from their thumbnail size for whole-class projection.

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1401

Les Tres Riches Heures du Duc de Berry

http://metalab.unc.edu/wm/rh/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: The Tres Riches Heures is the classic example of a medieval book of hours. This was a church text for each of the liturgical hours of the day. Standard 7.6.8

Comments: The real manuscripts are no longer available for the public to see because they are so degraded.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1953

Medieval Art

http://www.metmuseum.org/Works_of_Art/department.asp?dep=17

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This collection of 50 objects of Medieval Art from the Metopolitan Museum of Art show the strong religious influence. The selection shows the differences between Byzantium and Western Europe religious objects and the shift in style at the end of the Middle Ages/early Renaissance. Standard 7.6.8

Comments: There is a brief description of each object and the small pictures may be enlarged for projection.

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2135

Norman Conquest School Site

http://www.normanconquest.co.uk/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: 1066 was a remarkable year. England had three kings, two battles and one comet! Learn all about that year and the causes and results of the Norman Conquest. Standard 7.6.5

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2324

Rome to Romania 27BC to 1453 AD

http://www.romanity.org/friesian/romania.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Here is information about the Roman Empire, the Fall of Constantinople to the Ottomans, and all the Balkan countries in between--charts and maps. This connects to the Fall of Rome and the creation of the Balkans. Match it to today's problems. Standard 7.01.3

Comments: You'll love the changing maps.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2671

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