OUTLINES – THE MIDDLE AGES

http://www.tumblr.com  1066-Norman Conquest   William the Conqueror, Duke of Normandy became William I 1066-1087 End of Anglo-Saxon rule Introduction of Feudal System Domesday Book Separation of clerical and lay courts The Plantagenet Dinasty Henry II (1154-1189) He was the first king to combine the French and the English Crowns Reduced Barons' power Royal Justice Developed … Continue reading OUTLINES – THE MIDDLE AGES

THE MIDDLE AGES part 2

 The Norman and the Plantagenet’s Dynasties William I was succeeded on the throne, first by his son William II (1087-1100), and later by his son Henry I (1100-1135). They both ensured political stability and thus economic prosperity to England. Henry I wanted his daughter Matilda to succeed him at his death, but some barons disagreed with this … Continue reading THE MIDDLE AGES part 2

FROM THE BEGINNING TO THE ROMAN EMPIRE

Timeline 8000 BC 2500 BC 700 BC 55 BC 43-47 AD 122-126 AD 409 AD The Iberians Stonehenge Celtic invasion Julius Caesar invaded Britain Roman Conquest under Claudius Hadrian’s Wall Roman departure From 12000 to 2000 BC - From Stone Age to the Celts The pre-historic development of Britain is characterised by a number of … Continue reading FROM THE BEGINNING TO THE ROMAN EMPIRE