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Crusades and Renaissance
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crusades
A holy war where the Christians wanted to take land from the Muslims
Holy Land
Region of Palestine. This was an important place for Jews, Muslims and Christians
bubonic plague
disease that killed 1/3 of Europe's population. Gave you black bumps on your body
pilgrims
Christians traveling to the Holy Land
manor
large estate that had a villiage and farm land
knight
carried out duties for Lord, or King
serf
peasant, belonged to the land, had to do work
lord
land owner
renaissance
rebirth, after the Middle ages, time for science, math and art
Leonardo da Vinci
artist. made the Mona Lisa
middle class
people who were not rich but also not poor, this happened because of trade among merchants
absolute monarch
a king who has complete power of his people
monarch
a king or queen

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