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Unformatted text preview: Not particularly efficient system Serfs Obligations Work the Land, but not slaves Owe percentage of goods and labor to the Lord of the land Lords Obligations Protect and feed the Serfs Provides farming equipment Lord and Vassal Germanic Chiefs Land for Loyalty Attempt to provide stability Noble function: Warfare Hereditary System Fighting for Lord guarantees your offspring land Obligation system starts to become conflicting Feudal System Liege Lords, contracts Multiple roles Flexible bonds Marriage Ties...
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This note was uploaded on 04/04/2011 for the course HISTORY 111 taught by Professor Popiel during the Fall '07 term at Saint Louis.
- Fall '07