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Unformatted text preview: • no scrap value • more expensive to feed (can’t live off hay, need oats) • changes in diet as a result of changes in cultivation • growing infertility of soil • need to retain increasing amount of seed for replanting • frequent famines • diet based on dread and ale (grains) • white bread luxury of wealthy • liquid intake a continuing problem • more agricultural goods available • lords wealthier • look further away for luxury goods • equipping themselves for war • social chaos • no central authority • very little security...
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- Fall '07
- History, Northern Europe, 3 hrs, white bread luxury, heavy rain-drenched soil