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End of Europe's Middle Ages: Fourteenth & Fifteenth Centuries 
Faculty at the University of Calgary created this tutorial to provide background information on medieval history.

Exploring Ancient World Cultures 
The University of Evansville sponsors this site, which covers 8 ancient cultures: the Near East, India, Egypt, China, Greece, Rome, Early Islam and Medieval Europe.

Medieval Siege 
This site explains the dynamics of a medieval siege, showing how the catapults were made and used to attack castles. Provides information about living in castles and an interactive game. 

Medieval Technology Page 
The Medieval Technology Pages are an attempt to provide accurate, referenced information on technological innovation and related subjects in Western Europe during the Middle Ages.

Middle Ages 
Find out what life was like in the Middle Ages at this site.

Pleiades: a Community-Built Gazeteer Group of Ancient Places
Explore over 35,000 places in the ancient world at this collaborative website.