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== Events ==
 
== Events ==
* 1000, Leif Eiriksson, son of Eirik Rauda  (Eric the Red) is sent back to to Greenland to convert the Greenlanders to [[Christian]]ity.
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* 1000, [[Leif Eiriksson]], son of Eirik Rauda  ([[Eric the Red]]) is sent back to [[Greenland]] to convert the Greenlanders to [[Christian]]ity.
* 1000 (cca), There is a series of convoluted and contradictory legends about the discovery of Vinland, whether there were any settlements or what, but suffice it to say that it is generally believed that [[Viking]]s arrived in North America around this time
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* 1000 (cca), There is a series of convoluted and contradictory [[legend]]s about the discovery of [[Vinland]], whether there were any settlements or what, but suffice it to say that it is generally believed that [[Viking]]s arrived in [[North America]] around this time
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* 1018, First mention of [[Anglo-Saxon]] [[housecarl]]s.
 
* 1054, the [[Great Schism]], in which the Western (Roman [[Catholic]]) and [[Eastern Orthodox]] [[church]]es separated from each other. After a number of earlier such [[schism]]s, the breach was later repaired, but this one continues nearly 1000 years later.
 
* 1054, the [[Great Schism]], in which the Western (Roman [[Catholic]]) and [[Eastern Orthodox]] [[church]]es separated from each other. After a number of earlier such [[schism]]s, the breach was later repaired, but this one continues nearly 1000 years later.
 
* [[1066]], [[Norman]] conquest of [[England]]
 
* [[1066]], [[Norman]] conquest of [[England]]
* 1094, [[El Cid]], the great Spanish hero, conquers the [[Moor]]ish city of [[Valencia]]
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* 1068, Publication of ''Tabaqat al-Umam'' (Book of the Categories of Narions) by Sa'id al-Andalusi
* 1099, First [[Crusade]] captures [[Jerusalem]]
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* 1094, [[El Cid]], the great [[Spain|Spanish]] hero, conquers the [[Moor]]ish city of [[Valencia]]
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* 1099, [[First Crusade]] captures [[Jerusalem]]
  
 
== Significant people ==
 
== Significant people ==
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== Inventions, Discoveries, Introductions ==
 
== Inventions, Discoveries, Introductions ==
* Invention of military rockets by the Chinese
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* Invention of military [[rocket]]s by the [[China|Chinese]]
  
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==Some Groups that Cover This Period==
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*[[SCA]]
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*[[re-enactor|Re-Enactor]]s
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**[[Fire and Steel]] - Australia
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**[[The Huscarls]] - Australia
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**[[New England Medieval Arts Society]] - Australia
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**[[New Varangian Guard]] - Australia
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==Internal Links==
 
''See also:''
 
''See also:''
 
* [[10th Century]]
 
* [[10th Century]]
 
* [[12th Century]]
 
* [[12th Century]]
 
* [[Period]]
 
* [[Period]]
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*[[Norman fighting kit]]
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*[[Saxon fighting kit]]
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*[[Viking fighting kit]]
  
=== External [[Garb]] Links ===
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== External Links ==
* Some Clothing of the Middle Ages - http://www.personal.utulsa.edu/~marc-carlson/cloth/bockhome.html
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* Some [[Clothing]] of the [[Middle Ages]] - http://www.personal.utulsa.edu/~marc-carlson/cloth/bockhome.html
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[[category:11th century]]

Latest revision as of 10:23, 13 September 2011

Events

Significant people

Inventions, Discoveries, Introductions

Some Groups that Cover This Period

Internal Links

See also:

External Links