Chapters 7-10

Main

Bede writes "Ecclesiastical History of the English People"

731

Carolingian Dynasty- France

752 - 987

Charlemagne's Kingdom

768 - 814

Harun al-Rashid caliph in Baghdad

786 - 809

Viking Invasions

800 - 950

Charlemagne crowned emperor in Rome

800

Louis the Pious rules

814 - 840

Growth of Feudal Ties

818 - 1000

Treaty of Verdun divides Carolingian Empire

843

Muslim assaults

850 - 950

Alfred the Great of England

871 - 901

Magyar Invasions

890 - 950

Spanish Reconquest of Iberian Penninsula

900 - 1492

Monastery @ Clunny founded

910

Saxon (or Ottonian) Dynasty- Germany

919 - 1024

Capetian Dynasty- France

987 - 1328

Leif Erikson travels to North America

1000

Canute Unites England, Denmark, & Norway

1016 - 1035

Salian Dynasty- Germany

1024 - 1125

Norwegians convert to Christianity

1060

William of Normandy conquers England

1066

Thomas Becket killed in Canterbury

1066

Norman Dynasty- England

1066 - 1154

Domesday Book surverys English lands

1066 - 1086

Hohenstaufen Dynasty- Germany

1138 - 1268

Plantagenet Dynasty- England

1139 - 1154

Henry II strengthens royal laws

1154 - 1189

Mongol Genghis Khan

1206 - 1227

Mongol Empire

1206 - 1450

Mongol Kublai Khan

1206 - 1294

John signs Magna Carta (king not above law)

1215

Hanbsburg Dynasty

1250 - 1500

Edward I's Model Parliament

1295

Ottoman Empire

1300 - 1566

Avignon Papacy

1305 - 1378

Babylonian Captivity of papacy

1305 - 1387

Famine

1315 - 1322

John Wycliffe

1320 - 1384

Expansion of Moscow

1325 - 1533

Russian tsar Ivan I

1328 - 1341

Hundred Years' War

1337 - 1453

Arrival of Black Death in Europe

1348

Jacquerie revolt in France

1358

Jan Hus

1373 - 1415

Urban revolts

1378 - 1385

Great Schism

1378 - 1417

peasant revolt in England

1381

Council of Constance

1414 - 1418

Battle of Agincourt

1415

death of Joan of Arc

1431

Ottoman Mehmed II

1451 - 1481

Ottoman conquest of Constantinople

1453

Wars of the Roses in England

1455 - 1485

Russian tsar Ivan III the Great

1462 - 1505

Ottoman Suleiman I

1520 - 1566