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Links of Interest

Here are some links to interesting sites on the web.   Anyone who has a site they would like to see added here, please e-mail the webminister with the URL.

 

About the SCA

This Online Demo is meant to give a general overview of some of the aspects of the SCA.
http://www.scademo.com

 

General History

WoodLyn Reference Library: resource library for books/publications about the Middle Ages and the Renaissance.
http://woodlynlibrary.org/

A library site with the numerous period texts in their entirety.
http://cwis.rice.edu/Fondren/ETC/cetedoctoc.html

An interesting site giving the great quarter and cross quarter days in the calendar.
http://archaeoastronomy.com

Another great site with more texts.
http://www.uwm.edu/~carlin/#MEDIEVAL LITERARY and HISTORICAL TEXTS

Law-related ancient and medieval documents(charters, codes, etc.) from Yale Law School Avalon Project
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/default.asp

How To History (Video Tutorials in the Historic Arts), http://www.howtohistory.com

Vikverir, a gateway site for some museums in Norway and Denmark, http://www.vikverir.no/museum_gallery.html

Linguistics Education Resource Guide: Contains information on Linguistics in general but also has several links to the study of historical languages.
http://www.supersummary.com/linguistics-education-guide/


Anglo-Saxon History

This site is dedicated to the study of the Venerable Bede.
http://bede.net/


European History

A nice site showing a variety of maps of medieval England.
http://www.old-maps.co.uk/


General Sciences

Here is a wonderful site giving biographical sketches of mathematicians, both in and out of period.
http://www-groups.dcs.st-and.ac.uk/~history/index.html

Here is a site dedicated to the study of Galileo's life and works.
http://es.rice.edu/ES/humsoc/Galileo/

This site is all about armour construction.
http://www.arador.com/construction/construc.html

This is a great site with many period texts on alchemy.
http://www.levity.com/alchemy/

A site with a nice program to calculate calendar dates using the various formats used in period.
http://www.lieberknecht.de/~prg/calendar.htm

 

Military Science

A wonderful site with many pictures and notes on trebuchets. Note- lots of pictures so the page loads slowly.
http://xenophongroup.com/montjoie/treb_etc.htm

Another trebuchet site.
http://members.iinet.net.au/~rmine/gctrebs.html

Sir Abu Nur Rustam Ibn Abdallah site about circle sword fighting style.
http://www.circlesword.com


General Arts

A nice source for medieval cookbooks.
http://www.foodbooks.com/medieval.htm

Documented reproductions of historic fabrics.
http://www.textorics.com/index.html

Contains pictures, drawings, discussions and links for costuming.
http://www.costumegallery.com

Beautifully presented paintings and drawings by time period to show costumes and fashion of the time.
http://www.marquise.de/

A list of medieval pavilion (and camping) resources.
http://www.currentmiddleages.org/tents

SCA College of Arms, Rules and Regulations.
http://www.sca.org/heraldry/laurel/regs.html

The Academy of Saint Gabriel is a group of volunteers who research medieval names and armory.
http://www.s-gabriel.org/

Rounds to sing, with words and music, and midi files to hear the tunes.
http://www-personal.umich.edu/~msmiller/rounds.html

This site provides a long list of links to information about calligraphy and illumination.
http://moas.atlantia.sca.org/topics/call.htm

Web Gallery of Art - digital reproductions of European paintings and sculpture from 1150 to 1800.
http://www.kfki.hu/~arthp/index1.html

National Library of the Netherlands medieval illuminated manuscripts
http://www.kb.nl/kb/manuscripts/index.html

Covers the writing systems and languages of the world. A great resource for scribes.
http://www.omniglot.com/

 

SCA

This is the homepage of Duke Cariadoc of the Bow. It is a wonderful source for authentic SCA information.
http://www.daviddfriedman.com/Medieval/Medieval.html

This is another nice page that focuses on medieval commerce as well as some crafts.
http://www.florilegium.org/files/COMMERCE/idxcommerce.html

An SCA site on dancing.
http://www.pbm.com/~lindahl/lod/

History of the West Kingdom.
http://history.westkingdom.org/

On-line Ordinary and Armorial for the SCA (All registered names and armory, sorted by name and updated regularly - warning, it's about 6.6MB of text).
http://oanda.sca.org/

Enjoy the Quarter, Trimaris' Perfectly Period Parody Publication. This is the (un)offical publication of the Barony of the Southern Wastes (Antartica).
http://www.thequarter.org/index.php

Ithra
http://ithra.antir.sca.org.

Embellishers Guild
http://www.antirembellishers.org/

Accademia dei Studiosi
http://www.accademia.antir.sca.org/


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