A magisterial history of the origins, reality, and legend of the knightBorn out of the chaos of the early Middle Ages, the armored and highly mobile knight revolutionized warfare and quickly became a mythic figure in history. From the Knights Templars and English knighthood to the crusades and chivalry, The Knight in History, by acclaimed medievalist Frances Gies, bestselling coauthor of Life in a Medieval Castle, paints a remarkable true picture of knighthood—explo Gies, bestselling coauthor of Life in a Medieval Castle, paints a remarkable true picture of knighthood—exploring the knight’s earliest appearance as an agent of lawless violence, his reemergence as a dynamic social entity, his eventual disappearance from the European stage, and his transformation into Western culture’s most iconic hero.… read more
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Fine-tune yourartistic skills as you learn to draw30 popular musical instruments. With a little practice, you will find yourself s...killfully sketching an orchestra of illustrations, including a piano, guitar, flute, violin, drums, maracas, harmonica, tuba, read more
Paperback, Rosen Pub Group, 2016, ISBN13 9781499437645, ISBN10 1499437641
Medieval History Memory Game: Easy to learn memory game makes Medieval history fun64 matching tiles depict people, places, symbols..., monuments and maps from Medieval historySimply turn the tiles over 2 at a time until you find a matchWill spur kids' curiosity about history as they play a classic memory gameAlso includes Category tiles (ie Europe, Arabia) to play more advanced gamesImported, ages 3+Fun learning tool using classic game read more
Collects essays on daily life throughout history, including health and medicine, clothing and dress, material culture, standards o...f living, work and consumerism, and popular culture. read more
Medieval History Go Fish Game: Easy to learn Go Fish game makes Medieval history fun50 cards show famous people, landmarks, events..., symbols etc from Medieval historyGather 4 cards within each category (ie Architecture, Paintings, and Castles) and collect as many sets as you canIncludes rules for other games that reinforce timelines and geographyImported, ages 6+Fun learning tool using classic game read more
*7" Collectible Medieval Knights Statue On Stand *Knight Is Wearing Mail Armor And Holding A Sword And Shield *Highly Detailed Han...d Paint And Polished Cold Cast Resin *Electroplated Nickel Cold Cast Resin For Metallic Finish *Brand New In Manufacturer Packaging *Makes A Great Gift For The Collector In Your Life! read more
RG Costumes & Accessories is one of the world;s largest manufacturers and suppliers of costumes accessories seasonal decor and sup...plies in the costume industry. The attention to detail and quality of material used in manufacturing each product make this beautiful line even more attractive. The line of the product is designed by skilled and experienced costume designers and is then manufactured by a team of leading professional tailors. Blue Medieval Knight Costume Size - Child-Small Includes - Top pants and lame cape Other items not included- SKU: RGC3291 read more
Medieval knights chess game set. Knights and dragons play on a medievally crafted board that adds mystical appeal to the timeless ...battle of chess. All 32 finely detailed chessmen fit inside the elaborately carved chessboard case.Polyresin and wood.17" x 17" X 2 3/4" high.UPC: 849179003425. read more
Offers narratives and first-hand accounts that shed light on the conditions and daily life during the Middle Ages.
Explores the daily life of the class of medieval warrior, including: becoming a knight, from page to squire to dubbing; his weapon...s and armour; crusading; military orders; tournaments and training; and chivalry. This work includes illustrations and photog read more
Are your estates in order? Can you recite poetry, or sing, or play a lute? Have you had your hair cut, squire? Are you sitting com...fortably in all that armor? Will you perform your duties with honor and chivalry? Are you really worthy of pursuing your destiny as a knight of olde, among the elite of medieval society in status and wealth? You know you are So arise, Sir Reader, and go forth and nobly answer your calling. National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources. Visit www. natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information. read more
Color these knights so they know which kings they serve. Like in medieval time, knights wear colors that make them distinguishable... in battle. But today, you color them to reflect your own preferences. You get to choose the colors and you get to apply them depending on your desired stroking techniques. Just imagine that you’re building an army. What color would yours be? read more
Are your estates in order? Can you recite poetry, or sing, or play a lute? Have you had your hair cut, squire? Are you sitting com...fortably in all that armor? Will you perform your duties with honor and chivalry? Are you really worthy of pursuing your dest read more
VCY2513FeaturesIncludes two game boardsIncludes complete bag set (8)Real wood, heavy dutyCabinet grade 0.5" plywood topsStrong pre...mium 2x4 framesFolding legs made of 2x4Material: Metal/Manufactured woodNumber of Items Included: 10Country of Manufacture: United States DimensionsRegulation size: 24" x 48"Overall Height - Top to Bottom: 10"Overall Width - Side to Side: 25"Overall Depth - Front to Back: 50"Overall Product Weight: 64 lbs read more
Costume includes tunic, hood with cowl and waist sash Size=Large, Medium, Small
This fascinating book combines the creative fun of coloring with an exciting sense of discovery as it realistically portrays many ...facets of life during the Middle Ages, one of history's most dramatic and eventful periods. Forty-two authentically detailed read more
Paperback, Houghton Mifflin School, 2005, ISBN13 9780618539215, ISBN10 0618539212
"Enter a medieval world unlike any you've seen before." Welcome to an innovative and reader-friendly approach to medieval history,... one that combines visually appealing infographics, whimsical cartoons and lively, informative text. Every visual double-page spread highlights an aspect of the diversity and intercultural dynamics of the medieval world, from Europe to the Byzantine, Ottoman and Islamic empires. Readers get the inside scoop on crusaders and caliphs, Mongols and midwives, as they read about expanding trade routes, power shifts, conquests, adventures and persecutions. From the daily life of the medieval child to Rabban bar Sauma's extraordinary pilgrimage, the result is a colorful and varied picture of what life was like a thousand years ago. For example, did you know: what life was like for medieval women? you could buy a Turkish horse for 455 cartloads of dung? the best way to stop the unstoppable knight? a Viking longship is the length of two of today's school buses? who was most likely to die from the Black Death? how Rome and Constantinople rose and fell? Shapiro's meticulous research is brought to life by Ross Kinnaird's historically-based, humorous, illustrations. Who would imagine medieval history could be this much fun read more
With this set you get two high quality cornhole boards with folding legs, a complete bag set (8 solid colored bags in best matched... colors), and a FREE string pack to carry the bags (A $10 value!). This set comes ready to play right out of the box as shown here! All boards are 24"x48" regulation size unless otherwise noted. Our cornhole sets are shipped via ground service and come fully insured against loss or damage. read more
2PC MEDIEVAL KNIGHT ARMOR SET, Case of 12
Paperback, Heritage Group Dist, 2014, ISBN13 9781772030082, ISBN10 1772030082
The Horrible, Miserable Middle Ages: The Disgusting Details About Life During Medieval