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History 1301 week 1 notes

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Medieval Europe
U.S. History 1
Dr. T. Thomas
Class Notes
medieval ages, europe, history
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Date Created: 09/14/16
____ = Dates ____ = People ____ = Event ____ = Place ____ = Vocab Medieval Europe Europe in the age of exploration – 15 &16 centuries 1492 o Height of the “Renaissance” o “Rebirth” o Classical Greece and Rome o Education o Art, literature o Science, politics o Religion Europe in the later middle ages o Demographic changes o Commercial Revolution o Technology revolution o Emergence of new “nations”  Demographic changes o Gender, race, age, marital status, birth rate, infant mortality, occupation  “Black Death” – 1347 o Bubonic Plague o Pneumonic Plague o 30% - 60% mortality rate o “Pandemic” o Demographic Catastrophe o Consequences – profound  Social  Economic  Political  Religious changes  Demographic Recovery – about 1450 o Population stabilizes, increases o Growing middle class  Commercial revolution o Growing middle class o Luxury goods  Spices  Silks  Technology revolution o Printing Press – ca. 1450 o Gutenberg bible  Naval Technology Revolution o Portuguese  Caravel – ca. 1450  Astrolabe ____ = Dates ____ = People ____ = Event ____ = Place ____ = Vocab  Quadrant  Gold and slaves  Demand for luxury goods o Increase in population o Development of middle class  Motivation and Resources o Wealth in the later middle ages  Gold  Land  “fealty” – wealthy  Ferdinand and Isabella o Spain o Moors o Granada -1492  “Reconquista”  Columbus  Amerigo Vespucci  “Treaty of Tordesillas” o Signed at Tordesillas on June 7, 1494, divided the newly discovered lands outside Europe between Portugal and Spain.


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