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    Introduction The focus of this report will be Eleanor of Aquitaine and the legacy on Medieval Europe. The sign legacy that Eleanor left in the Second Crusade. Eleanor of Aquitaine The court of William IX, the Grandfather of Eleanor of Aquitaine was where Eleanor grew up. Young Eleanor was constantly surrounded by poetry, music, and most notably, courtly love. Eleanor of Aquitaine also knew how to ride a horse proficiently, could speak Latin, learned history, arithmetic and she knew how to hunt. All of this made a headstrong, lively, confident and intelligent girl who was born to rule.(white, F All about history,No35, p29 ). Upon the death of her father in 1137 Eleanor inherited the throne of Aquitaine (Figure 1). It became the King of…

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    Eleanor of Aquitaine was born into one of the wealthiest, most educated, and highly affluent families in Europe during the Mid-Middle Ages. She grew up in Southern France at the Court of Poitiers, which was made famous through Eleanor’s grandfather, William IX of Aquitaine, who is often referred to throughout history as “The Troubadour”, due to the fact that he is known as the founding troubadour. As a young teenager Eleanor inherited the court after the death of her father, making her the…

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    exerting great power or force. Eleanor lost her parents at a young age. She inherited the enormous territory of the Aquitaine. She married and was crowned Queen of France at the age of fifteen. She remarried and became the Queen of England at age thirty-two. She sat in prison for sixteen years. Eleanor of Aquitaine showed great power and so many people benefitted from that. Benefits of a powerful queen can have a wide variety. One of the major themes would have to be when a man had a powerful…

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    Death of Eleanor of Aquitaine, Grandmother of Europe Once known as queen of England and France, Eleanor of Aquitaine sadly passed away. She was in retirement in Fontevrault, Anjou when she was discovered possibly lapsed out in a coma on April 1, 2016. But the importance was not stationed at her death but her early life, accomplishments, and her long lasting legacy. Eleanor’s early life had built the foundation and support for her success as a ruler, including her birth, education and…

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    court of Henry II and his wife Eleanor of Aquitaine, and she chose me as her lady in waiting. We were walking in the marketplace when we got this news, and Marie was ecstatic. No one knew why they chose Marie, some say that Eleanor wanted to have someone in the court who had a french background besides herself. Others say that Henry and Marie were having an affair, but who would believe that. Sunday was our first official day as members of the court ,and we did not want to be late. “…

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    King John Weak

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    Shakespeare, like Milne, wrote stories and could pick what he wanted from the truth. What Shakespeare portrayed him as isn't necessarily true but may be based on the truth. He may have exaggerated the truth into the play, as he had done that with previous works. This could be proved by reading the text carefully, it says he made him seem a ‘weak’ man. If he was weak, he wouldn't have been unfair to people (according to other sources). This means that parts of Shakespeare's play is definitely…

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    stories. Most would be surprised to learn that the themes that we associate with King Arthur today are not from English culture, but in fact French culture. Eleanor of Aquitaine brought French influences to English court and more specifically the Arthurian Legend, that transformed it into the epic story of romance and spirituality we know today as evident throughout the stories of Guenevere and Lancelot, Tristan, and the Holy Grail. Eleanor of Aquitaine was one of the main driving forces in…

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    the throne. Eleanor of Aquitaine shows a great example as she became wealthy at the age of fifteen, and soon after became the queen of France and queen of England. She accompanied kings as they conquered great historical lands and bore many children to continue their legacy. Eleanor of Aquitaine held great responsibility at a young age, giving her the experience to rule with an iron fist. She became her father’s heir presumably at the age of five and she inherited her father’s title and…

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    Revolution practices a non- discriminating policy for woman who served in the American Revolution. However, this is a white organization meaning black African Americans are not able to be apart of it. Marian Anderson 's connection between this organization is her decline at performing in one of Washington 's most prestigious venue. The constitutional Hall in Washington D.C was the headquarters for this organization and therefore, in 1939, the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) refused…

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    Massachusetts majoring in political history and government. After Harvard, he attended Columbia Law School for three additional years, where he dropped out on passing the bar exam.1 He never graduated from law school. While in college, he became engaged to his fifth cousin Eleanor Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt’s niece. They were married March 17, 1905 in New York, New York. Roosevelt had five children, Anna, James, Elliot, Franklin Jr., and John. After college, Roosevelt entered politics,…

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