The Middle Ages: 500 - 1500 AD

China

  1. Confucius
    http://www.friesian.com/confuci.htm
    http://www.crystalinks.com/confucius.html

  2. The Tang Dynasty
    http://www-chaos.umd.edu/history/imperial2.html
    http://www.geocities.com/CollegePark/Union/7050/tang.html

  3. The Song Dynasty
    http://afe.easia.columbia.edu/song/
    http://www.mnsu.edu/emuseum/prehistory/china/classical_imperial_china/song.html

  4. The Silk Road
    http://www.silk-road.com/toc/index.nj.html
    http://www.ess.uci.edu/~oliver/silk.html

  5. Marco Polo
    http://www.korcula.net/mpolo/
    http://www.silk-road.com/artl/marcopolo.shtml

  6. Footbinding
    http://www.austmus.gov.au/bodyart/shaping/footbinding.htm
    http://www.international.ucla.edu/shenzhen/2002ncta/miles/


Japan in the Middle Ages

  1. Shoguns and samurai
    http://www.samurai-archives.com/
    http://www.leader-values.com/HistoricalLeaders/detail2.asp?Section=Samurai
         %20leadership%20and%20extreme%20balance
    http://www.japan-guide.com/e/e2127.html


India

  1. The Gupta Empire
    http://www.med.unc.edu/~nupam/Sgupta1.html
    http://www.indianchild.com/gupta_empire.htm

  2. The caste system in India
    http://www.friesian.com/caste.htm
    http://gbgm-umc.org/nwo/99ja/india.html
    http://www.indianchild.com/caste_system_india.htm

  3. Buddhism
    http://www.religioustolerance.org/buddhism.htm
    http://www.buddhaweb.org/


Central and South America in the Middle Ages

  1. The Mayans
    http://mexico.udg.mx/historia/precolombinas/ingles/maya/
    http://home.echo-on.net/~smithda/mayans.html

  2. The Incas
    http://emuseum.mnsu.edu/prehistory/latinamerica/south/cultures/inca.html
    http://www.incaconquest.com/

  3. The Olmecs
    http://www.elbalero.gob.mx/kids/history/html/conquista/olmecas.html
    http://www.crystalinks.com/olmec.html

  4. The Aztecs
    http://www.indians.org/welker/aztec.htm
    http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/aztecs1.html


North America

  1. The Anasazis in southwest
    http://www.abqjournal.com/venue/museums/centennial/cent7.htm
    http://www.fi.edu/fellows/fellow4/feb99/miller/ana_mike.htm

  2. Plains Indians
    http://www.over-land.com/indians.html
    http://www.nps.gov/fola/indians.htm
    http://www.native-languages.org/home.htm

  3. Coastal tribes
    http://members.aol.com/Donnclass/NWIndianlife.html
    http://www.mce.k12tn.net/indians/reports3/northwest.htm


Africa

  1. Ghana Empire
    http://www.mrdowling.com/609-ghana.html
    http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/ghan/hd_ghan.htm

  2. The slave trade
    http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/slavery.htm
    http://hitchcock.itc.virginia.edu/Slavery/


The Mongols

  1. Kublai Khan
    http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/khan.htm
    http://www.ucalgary.ca/applied_history/tutor/oldwrld/armies/kublai.html

  2. Genghis Khan
    http://www.pma.edmonton.ab.ca/vexhibit/genghis/intro.htm
    http://www.leader-values.com/HistoricalLeaders/detail2.asp?Section=Genghis%20Khan


Europe in the Middle Ages

  1. Charlemagne
    http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/basis/einhard.html
    http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/medieval/history/earlymiddle/charlemagne.htm

  2. The Franks
    http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/06238a.htm
    http://www.hp.uab.edu/image_archive/ujg/ujgf.html

  3. Anglo-Saxons
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/anglosaxons/index.shtml
    http://www.brown.edu/Departments/Medieval_Studies/anglos.html

  4. Normans
    http://www.regia.org/norm1.htm
    http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/medieval/history/highmiddle/normans.htm
    http://www.royal.gov.uk/output/Page17.asp

  5. King John
    http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/king_john.htm
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/state/monarchs_leaders/john_01.shtml

  6. The Magna Carta
    http://www.schoolhistory.co.uk/year7links/kingjohn_history.shtml
    http://www.cs.indiana.edu/statecraft/magna-carta.html

  7. King Henry II
    http://www.britannia.com/history/monarchs/mon26.html
    http://www.britainexpress.com/History/Henry_II_and_Thomas_a_Becket.htm
    http://www.royal.gov.uk/output/page62.asp

  8. Thomas Becket
    http://crusades.boisestate.edu/Europe/england05.html
    http://www.loyno.edu/~letchie/becket/

  9. Dante's Divine Comedy
    http://www.watershedonline.ca/literature/Dante/danteessays.html
    http://www.italnet.nd.edu/Dante/

  10. Chaucer's Canterbury Tales
    http://www.factmonster.com/ce6/people/A0857259.html
    http://www.canterburytales.org/

  11. Christianity in the Middle Ages
    http://www.ship.edu/~cgboeree/middleages.html
    http://faculty.juniata.edu/tuten/constant.html
    http://bahai-library.org/unpubl.articles/medieval.html

  12. The Crusades
    http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/sbook1k.html
    http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/children's_crusade.htm

  13. Knights
    http://www.kyrene.k12.az.us/schools/brisas/sunda/ma/mahome.htm
    http://www.castles-of-britain.com/castle35.htm

  14. Feudalism in the Middle Ages
    http://www.learner.org/exhibits/middleages/feudal.html
    http://www.historyonthenet.com/Medieval_Life/feudalism.htm

  15. The Vikings
    http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/medieval/history/earlymiddle/vikings.htm
    http://www2.sunysuffolk.edu/mandias/lia/vikings_during_mwp.html

  16. The Church in the Middle Ages
    http://gbgm-umc.org/umw/bible/ma.html
    http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/society/A0860222.html

  17. The Black Plague
    http://www.learner.org/exhibits/renaissance/middleages.html
    http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/plague.htm


Middle East

  1. Omar Kayyam
    http://www-gap.dcs.st-and.ac.uk/~history/Mathematicians/Khayyam.html
    http://www.OKonLife.com/

  2. The Spread of Islam in the Middle Ages
    http://www.mrdowling.com/606islam.html
    http://www.angelfire.com/ny/dawahpage/hist.html
    http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Oracle/7791/islam_hist_links.html

 

 

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