Greatest Cathedral in the world
Greatest trade city in the world during the Byzantine Empire
The Pope and the Patriarch split into
Roman Catholic Church and Eastern Orthodox Church in the Great Schism
Where did the Vikings settle in?
What did they use to raid and terrorize communities?
Where did the vikings actively trade?
North Sea and Baltic Sea
What were the transplanted Viking settlements in France became known as?
Who invaded England with his army?
William the Conqueror
What were the franks under the authority of?
the Carolingian Empire of Charlemagne
Term for in which land was given to vassals in exchange for mil itary service and loyalty?
What was the one centralizing power in this period?
the Church and the Pope
What were laborers that were tied to the land?
Code of conduct for knights stressing honor, modesty, loyalty, duty, and piety
Dominate feature in social and cultural life
During what did the emperor and his court keep their capitol?
Kamakura Sogunate, and capitol Kyoto
Supreme general that controlled the centralized military government
Regional military leaders
Warriors who fought for them
strict warrior code
Religion where everything possessed a spirit
Kami, according to Shinto
King of Franks
Alfred the Great
Free of violence on holy days
Truce of God
Certain people (the weak) should not be attacked
Peace of God or Pax Dei