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Hitsugi no Chaika - 02

Like most second episodes, in this week’s Hitsugi no Chaika, we learn a lot more about the premise and potential plot conflicts as well as more details about the characters.  274 more words


Update: Coming Up in Medieval and Early Modern Studies

Calls for Papers

Limina Annual Conference – ‘Fear and Loathing’ (Reminder)
The Ninth Annual Conference of Limina: A Journal of Historical and Cultural Studies
Friday 20 June 2014… 351 more words


Dead Men Tell No Tales

18 August 1348 – 15 March 1350

Case recorded by the Parlement of Paris

The prosecutor of the king and Jean de Meurival, royal scribe and former mayor of Fismes vs The prosecutor of the king, Bricet Malecauche, provost of Fismes, Pierre Liziart, mayor of Fismes, and twelve other accomplices.

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The Page: Chapter 2A

Chapter 2

The next morning greeted the traveling party with a cool drizzle, weather not unusual for the lowlands. Retainers slogged through soggy soil as they packed the pony cart with provisions. 1,362 more words



A medieval destination, a short train ride from Paris.  Maddie and I decided to head to the hills for what was one of the larger medieval french cities (3rd after Paris & Rouen) until the plague struck. 103 more words

Frizztext's A toZ challenge: O is for Oybin

It’s time again for Frizztext’s A to Z Challenge, this week it’s O. From my travels, O could be for Obernai, Oxford, Ossiach, Orianenberg, Orange, Orford Ness, Oppède le Vieux….. 120 more words