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Unformatted text preview: Liberal Arts: grammar, rhetoric, logic, arithmetic, geometry, astronomy, and music Stream of knowledge from Arabs (Greeks and mainly Aristotle) i Thomas Aquinas and scholastic philosophy i Language and Literature i Vernacular Ex. Epics: i Song of Roland, Nibelungenlied Troubadours Realism and Satire: i Christine de Pisan: The Book of the Duke of True Lovers o Chaucer: The Canterbury Tales o Dante: The Divine Comedy 14 th century issues i Black Death (video last class) i Revolts and repression Peasants i Hundred Years War 1337-1453 Between England and France i Dispute over crown House of Valois and House of Plantagenet (Anjou) Joan of Arc (lived 1412-1431) i 1429/ vision/ victory at Orleans/ King Charles VII/ handed over to the English and burned at the stake Ultimately French win New weapons i Foot soldiers and archers, gunpowder...
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