Gothic brick castle (Gyula, Hungary)
A brick castle in South-East Hungary; its oldest parts were probably built in the late 14th century.
The Avars established a stable empire in the Carpathian Basin between the 6th-8th centuries.
The legendary Mongol ruler Genghis Khan established a huge empire through his conquests.
Learn more about the universities in the Middle Ages.
One of the most important parts of a medieval castle was the Knights´ hall.
Numerous legendary empires were built (and destroyed) in the course of history.
The equipment of ancient Chinese soldiers was rudimentary.
The bacterial disease known as the bubonic plague is one of the deadliest infectious...
Keeps were typical buildings in the Middle Ages, also built independently from castles.