Famous People of the Middle Ages

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Crabtree Publishing Company, 2006 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
This work is for ages 8-14. Discover how the thoughts and actions of famous medieval men, women and children shaped history. Explore kings and queens, rebellious peasants, fierce warriors, and pious religious leaders of the Middle Ages. Artwork from illuminated manuscripts helps to bring to the life fascinating portraits of Ghengis Khan, Isabella I, Muhammad, Marco Polo and Joan of Arc.
 

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it looks like a great book... i havent read it all but if you like kings and mid evil times then this book is for you.

Contents

Medieval Fame 6 Powerful Kings
6
Women Rule
8
io Famous Fighters 12 Heroic Peasants
12
Children in Charge
14
Religious Leaders
16
Great Scholars
18
Writers
20
Artists at Work
23
Inventors
26
Explorers
28
Criminals
30
Glossary and Index
32
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