Guilds were powerful forces in the medieval economy. Learn more about them.
Its architectural solutions and ornamentation rank this mosque among the masterpieces of...
The Pauline monastery was built for Hungarian hermit monks in 1225.
The most important weapons of medieval Arab warriors were the bow and the sword.
Numerous legendary empires were built (and destroyed) in the course of history.
The ruler of the vast Mongol Empire was the Khan.
The Hussites mastered the use of war wagons in the 15th century.
Learn more about the universities in the Middle Ages.
Viking leaders were elected from tribe members by the right of blood or an act of bravery.