Ch. 12 Medieval Europe

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Eurasia
The land mass made up of two continents, Europe and Asia.
Ural Mountains
A mountain range in Northeastern Europe that divides Europe and Asia.
Caucasus Mountains
A mountain range in Southeastern Europe that divides Europe and Asia.
fjord
A narrow inlet where the ocean comes in between penninsulas and cliffs.
Scandanavian Penninsula
The largest penninsula in Northern Europe; has lots of fjords.
Iberian Penninsula
The largest penninsula in all of Europe.
Deforestation
The cutting down of trees for farmland; started in A.D. 1100 in Europe on the North Europian Plain.
Seine River
An important navigable river found in France.
Danube River
A river that flows through Central Europe and empties into the Black Sea.