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Secrets of the Castle

Historian Ruth Goodman and archaeologists Peter Ginn and Tom PinfoldHistorian Ruth Goodman and archaeologists Peter Ginn and Tom PinfoldHistorian Ruth Goodman and archaeologists Peter Ginn and Tom Pinfold travel to France to discover the secrets of Castle building that shaped … Continue reading

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Secrets of the Castle

Historian Ruth Goodman and archaeologists Peter Ginn and Tom PinfoldHistorian Ruth Goodman and archaeologists Peter Ginn and Tom PinfoldHistorian Ruth Goodman and archaeologists Peter Ginn and Tom Pinfold travel to France to discover the secrets of Castle building that shaped … Continue reading

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Secrets of the Castle

Historian Ruth Goodman and archaeologists Peter Ginn and Tom PinfoldHistorian Ruth Goodman and archaeologists Peter Ginn and Tom PinfoldHistorian Ruth Goodman and archaeologists Peter Ginn and Tom Pinfold travel to France to discover the secrets of Castle building that shaped … Continue reading

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Strategies of War in Westeros

Introduction: George R.R. Martin’s Westeros seems to have an unreasonably large number of battles compared to the real Middle Ages. In A Clash of Kings there are no less than five field actions during the course of Robb Stark’s one-year … Continue reading

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Game of Thrones: medieval inspiration

With the premiere of the newest season of Game of Thrones  a repost a look at the inspirations for the show. From warrior eunuchs to shadowy assassins, Carolyne Larrington introduces some of the remarkable medieval people whose lives are reflected … Continue reading

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How to dress in the Middle Ages

Ever wonder what went into dressing in the Middle Ages?  These helpful videos will show you how men and women dressed for all occasions.

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King John and the French invasion of England

    “The whole land was covered with these limbs of the devil like locusts, who assembled to blot out everything from the face of the earth; for, running about with drawn swords and knives, they ransacked towns, houses, cemeteries, … Continue reading

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