Hundred Years War: Stage Two

                    HUNDRED YEARS WAR Stage Two – Taking advantage of even more division within France (Duchy of Burgundy) Henry V could easily take France – 1420 treaty of Troyes – proclaimed Henry V successor to French Throne – Henry V & French King Charles VI both died in 1422 – infant…

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Black Death: The Bubonic Plague

                    Black Death — Causes & Conditions – 90% of the people worked the land – due to growth in cities & in food production, the population doubled between 1000 – 1300 – more people to feed than food available or jobs to employ them – crop failures 1315 – 1317…

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The Middle East & World War One

                    The Middle East & World War One OVERVIEW: While the Ottoman Empire enters the war on Germany’s side, the Arabs (led by Sherif Hussein of Mecca) agree to side with the Allies (Britain, France, and Russia). They do so because of an agreement known as the Hussein-McMahon Correspondence in which…

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THE LATE MIDDLE AGES & THE RENAISSANCE

                    THE LATE MIDDLE AGES & THE RENAISSANCE Important Moments & People – Hundred Years War (Joan of Arc too) – The Black Death – Renaissance in Italy – Humanism – Renaissance Art – Machiavelli HUNDRED YEARS WAR 1337 – 1453 – Kings of (Capetian) France & (Norman) England build strong…

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