The Law Code in translation with a preface.
Everyday life during medieval times. A description of the history, literature, chivalry, commerce, customs, food and life of people living in Europe, Asia and Africa during the Middle Ages.
A research project by Durham University on conditions of employment in the late Middle Ages, derived from an exceptionally rich monastic archive.
Information on traditions, laws, customs, ceremonies, weddings, feasts, clothing, jewelry, beauty treatment, gifts, dresses, showers, courtly love, and knights and chivalry.
For those with an interest in pottery vessels made, traded, and used in Europe between the end of the Roman period and the 16th century.
A critical discussion on the merits and pitfalls of using medieval 'exempla' to determine facts about daily life in the middle ages.
An article which discusses aspects of medieval food such as appropriate fare for war time, and ethnic food. Links to relevant recipes are included in the text.
This project involves the creation of a hypertext archive of narratives, medical consilia, governmental records, religious and spiritual writings and images documenting the arrival, impact and response to the problem of epidemic disease in Western Europe between 1348 and 1530.
A very interesting look at medieval technology; how it was created, how it worked, and how it was used.
A selection of recipes and cookery books and related information, mainly from the late Middle Ages.