French and Frankish culture and history
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-01-30 17:32
Nature: Excavations of a peat bog near Dijon, France have given researchers a look at the environmental history of a Celtic mining town.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-12-20 10:45
A 2500-year-old stone sculpture depicting an armored warrior has been unearthed in southern France.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-12-19 15:49
Don Baggs, an amateur historian from Monmouth, south Wales, wants to disrupt plans to build a windfarm near the site of the Battle of Agincourt by leading his own army of archers.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2003-12-09 22:38
DNA analysis positively proves that a heart long believed to be that of Louis XVII is genetically compatible with DNA taken from the tombs of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette.
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 Aoife on Sat, 2003-09-27 17:05
Dame Aoife shares her research on medieval Paris in this selection of links.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-09-18 14:30
History News Network: The renovation of the Orangerie, the home of Monet's "Waterlilies," has been halted after it was disclosed that the work might damage the original 16th century wall under the museum.
Submitted by Aoife on Tue, 2003-08-26 13:00
Aoife has returned from War and shares her links on Charlemagne, including history, costume, embroidery, arms and tactics, and architecture.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-06-04 21:41
Jang.com: After 20 years, the French Archaeological Library in Afghanistan has been reopened by Bernadette Chirac, wife of the French President.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-01-11 17:00
International Herald Tribune: French vineyard owner, Herve Durand, will be selling wine long past its time when he reopens an 1800-year-old Roman winery.
Submitted by Aoife on Thu, 2003-01-02 22:59
Aoife (Lis) of Endless Hills shares her annotated list of websites and links dealing with Medieval France.