Unformatted text preview: Muslims out of the Mediterranean Sea. This let the Europeans enjoy increased security. It led to and increase in agricultural productivity and surplus in trade and travel. 5. The crusade led to an economic revitalization and increased freedom during the High Middle Ages for the West. 6. Virgil was a Roman poet. He “accompanied Dante through hell in Commedia- a Divine Comedy . 7. Gothic cathedrals were known for their pointed arches, rib vaults, and stained glass windows. The results were a spacious choir and ambulatory, free of heavy stone supports and flooded with light. 8. Most medieval churches were dedicated to the Virgin Mary 9. Stained glass is made from mixing metal oxides into molten glass colored sheets. Legion had it that some were made of ground up precious stones, but this has been proven untrue. 10. Samurai were knights like the knights were for England, but they served the king instead of the country. 11. The NOVEL was born in Japan....
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- Fall '05
- Middle Ages, heavy stone supports, Professor Clarke HUMA