By: Liam Creswick11:58:47 PM
The Middle Ages in Europe lasted from 1000 to about1500. For about 200 years; Arab Muslims and EuropeanChristians fought i...
Life was hard in the late Middle Ages. The cities weredirty, unlike the countryside. In the city people threwgarbage out o...
In 1100 the Song Dynasty was one of the mostadvanced civilizations in the world. The Mongols werea powerful tribes ever, l...
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Q: Would you want to live in the middle ages?A: No, you would probably die. More than 100,000,000people died in the Middle...
Like most of Asia, Japan was attacked by the Mongols.Japanese joined together to protect their land. Theybelieved that the...
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The middle ages in europe

  1. 1. By: Liam Creswick11:58:47 PM
  2. 2. The Middle Ages in Europe lasted from 1000 to about1500. For about 200 years; Arab Muslims and EuropeanChristians fought in a series of wars called the Crusades.Christians called Palestine, the Holy Land. Both sideswanted to get Palestine for themselves. Some Jews werecaught in between and died. For theMuslims, Mohammad died in Palestine, but forChristians, Jesus lived and died there. The first crusadelasted from 1147 to 1149. There were also othercrusades, like the Childrens Crusade.11:58:47 PM
  3. 3. Life was hard in the late Middle Ages. The cities weredirty, unlike the countryside. In the city people threwgarbage out of their windows. The city was less likely to beattacked. The people in cities formed guilds, a guild is agroup of people doing one craft. An example is a bakerguild, or a carpenter guild. They needed people with moreeducation, so they made universities. Universities beganaround 1100. The most famous teacher was ThomasAquinas. Cathedrals took about 100 years to build. Theyusually had stained glass windows. The black death(plague) started in 1347 and ended in 1351. About 55,000people died from it!11:58:47 PM
  4. 4. In 1100 the Song Dynasty was one of the mostadvanced civilizations in the world. The Mongols werea powerful tribes ever, led by one of the most powerfulleader s; Genghis Khan. The Mongols conquered mostof Asia! When Genghis Khan died, his grandson tookover. Kublai Khan wasn’t as powerful as his almightygrandfather, Genghis. Genghis lived from 1162 to 1227.11:58:47 PM
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  6. 6. Q: Would you want to live in the middle ages?A: No, you would probably die. More than 100,000,000people died in the Middle Ages! The Middle Ages werethe worst period of time for some nations, like forEurope.11:58:47 PM
  7. 7. Like most of Asia, Japan was attacked by the Mongols.Japanese joined together to protect their land. Theybelieved that their gods sent kamikaze or holy winds toprotect them. The kamikaze supposedly helped themdefeat the Mongols.11:58:47 PM
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