the years between ancient and modern times
referring to the Medieval Ages
a system in which land was owned by Kings or Lords but held by vassals in return for their loyalty
a large estate, often including farms and a village, ruled by a lord
a farm worker considered part of the manor on which he or she worked
a man who received honor and land in exchange for serving a lord as a soldier
persons with authority to perform religious services
expelling someone from the Church
a medieval organization of crafts workers or tradespeople
an unpaid person training in a craft or trade
the code of honorable conduct for knights
traveling poet and musician of the Middle Ages
Jerusalem and parts of the surrounding area where Jesus lived and taught
a series of military expeditions launched by Christian Europeans to win the Holy Land back from Muslim control
a city in the Holy Land, regarded as sacred by Christians, Muslims, and Jews
a person who journeys to a sacred place
a community of people that shares territory and a government
the "The Great Charter," in which the King's power over his nobles was limited agreed to by King John of England in 1215
a council of lords, clergy, and common people that advised the English king on government matters
Hundred Years' War
a series of conflicts between England and France, 1337-1453
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