Archive - May 4, 2011

Fighters needed for Pennsic Known World Children's Fete

Herrin Emeludt Haensler, Known World Children's Fete Coordinator, reports that fighters are needed for the Known World Children's Fete at Pennsic.

Drea Leed publishes Elizabethan costume book online

Costume historian Drea Leed has recently published the wardrobe inventories of Queen Elizabeth I. Her work is available online in a searchable format.

Caelin on Andrede's Gulf Wars photos

Caelin on Andrede of the Kingdom of Ansteorra reports that he has posted photos from Gulf Wars 2011. The photos are available on Flickr.

Visit Acre: "the crusaders' hip and happening capital"

Looking for the perfect summer vacation? Why not plan a truly period trip to the City of Acre. Robyn Young and Tom Hall of BBC History offer travel trips.