Reform and Renewal in the Greater West 750-1258

Video and Podcast Links

“Lothair Crystal”
http://www.bbc.co.uk/ahistoryoftheworld/objects/4jY66b8hQumUbeudll4R_w

 This podcast discusses the marriage of Lothair II, great grandson of Charlemagne. Download to Listen to the Podcast.


“Vale of York Hoard”
http://www.bbc.co.uk/ahistoryoftheworld/objects/Wx-OE7vcQRm4gI8fVlOpuw

 This podcast discusses the history of the Vikings, shown through a Viking treasure found in England.

 

Web Links

 

“Magna Carta”
https://www.bl.uk/magna-carta

An excellent website that makes available a digitized version of the Magna Carta. Audio files answer many FAQ’s about the manuscript and its significance.


Poems by Rumi

https://www.khamush.com/poems.html

Read poems by Rumi, one of the chief figures of Sufism.