October 12th, 2003
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-10-12 20:58
Daily Press: Michael Henchman, a professor at Brandeis University, believes the Vinland Map to be a forgery.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-10-12 13:44
Mistress Siobhan O'Neill, editor of "Artes Draconis," the A&S publication for the Midrealm, has announced that the website has a new look.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-10-11 23:18
News Telegraph: New research on England's tallest chalk hill figure has revealed that the "Long Man of Wilmington" dates from the 16th century.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-10-11 18:10
THL Stefan li Rous offers the latest additions to the Florilegium.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-10-10 20:41
VNA: Thousands of artifacts dating to the 6th century have been unearthed in downtown Ha Noi, Vietnam.
Submitted by Catriona on Fri, 2003-10-10 20:40
Edited by Steven Muhlberger, 'Knighthood, Chivalry & Tournaments' is a resource library of historical accounts and modern commentary on the martial aspects of the Middle Ages.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-10-10 15:58
Another discussion list has been created for teens in the SCA. Dame Aoife has details.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-10-10 15:57
Lord Maeryk the Rogue has announced the birth of Natalie Jane Adler der Rogue.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-10-10 14:40
Lady Clelia of the Mists has announced that Kingdom Crusades, which will take place October 10-12, 2003 in Darlington, MD (co-sponsored by the East Kingdom and Atlantia), will offer classes and a book display for Chirurgeons.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-10-09 16:08
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has released course notes and syllabi for many of their classes, including several history courses.
Submitted by Catriona on Thu, 2003-10-09 12:49
An unusual web site provides a repository of selected publications printed in English from the year 1477 CE, when Caxton started printing, to 1799 CE.
Submitted by Aoife on Thu, 2003-10-09 12:42
This week Dame Aoife shares resources for medieval and renaissance hair dressing and head coverings.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-10-07 17:56
AFN: Campofiamme, the SCA stronghold in Naples, Italy, is featured on the Armed Forces Network website.
Submitted by Aoife on Tue, 2003-10-07 17:55
What comes after Q? Arrrrrr. It's pirates all the way as Dame Aoife shares her links for websites dealing with historical pirates.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2003-10-06 20:45
PBS's Masterpiece Theatre series will present "Warrior Queen," the story of the tribal queen in first century Britain, on October 12, 2003.
Submitted by Catriona on Mon, 2003-10-06 20:45
Not your usual error message, read it carefully.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2003-10-06 13:36
Master William de Montegilt has proposed changes to the structure of the Marshallate within the SCA regarding safety and equipment standards for combat-related activities.
Submitted by Catriona on Mon, 2003-10-06 13:36
'Legends' offers a thoughtful and historical consideration of why characters such as Beowulf, King Arthur, and Robin Hood still have an impact today on music, fiction and film.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-10-05 14:20
If your ideal vacation is visiting a living history museum, you might want to take a look at the "Step into History" website, which lists over 500 living history museums across the United States.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-10-05 11:30
An 800-year-old Torah will begin a year-long display at the Sephardic Temple Tifereth Israel in Westwood.
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2003-10-05 07:25
"Treasures of a Lost Art: Italian Manuscript Painting of the Middle Ages and Renaissance" will be on display in the Robert Lehman Wing of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City from September 30, 2003, through February 1, 2004.
Submitted by Catriona on Sat, 2003-10-04 16:18
The Kalamazoo Riddle Group has made available online the Riddles of the Exeter Book and their translations.
Submitted by Catriona on Sat, 2003-10-04 16:18
Conquest is a non profit organization that recreates the Anglo-Norman period of English history from the Battle of Hastings up until the signing of the Magna Carta (1066 to 1215AD).
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-10-04 15:10
History News Network: British archaeologists fear that the recent popularity of amateur treasure hunters using metal detectors may endanger the country's historic battlefields.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-10-04 11:40
Rotherham Advertiser: A small, silver fragment discovered by British treasure hunter Jim Rickett has stumped experts at the British Museum.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-10-04 08:05
A massive weapons factory dating from Roman times has been discovered near Brayford in Devon, England.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-10-03 15:31
Poets of the East Kingdom are encouraged to write a poem in praise of their favorite contestant or consort in the upcoming East Kingdom Crown Tournament.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2003-10-03 04:09
The 14th century Hours of Jeanne d'Evreaux have returned to The Cloisters in New York City following conservation and the creation of a facsimile edition.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-10-02 20:44
History News Network: American explorer Robert Sarmast claims to have discovered the site of Atlantis off the coast of Cyprus.
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2003-10-02 20:30
The Kingdom of An Tir annouces new Autocrat Information Web Site