Late Middle Ages
The Late Middle Ages was the period of European history generally comprising the 14th to the 16th century (c. 1300–1500). The Late Middle Ages followed the High Middle Ages and preceded the onset of the early modern era (and, in much of Europe, the Renaissance).
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... Dates are approximate, consult particular article for details Middle Ages Themes Other themes See also Universal history 14th century 1307 - The Knights Templar destroyed 1307 - Babylonian ...
... It is only by the end of the 13th century that great capital expenditures are invested and more sophisticated machinery is installed in underground mining, which resulted in reaching great depths ... The wider application of water- and horse-power was necessary for draining water out of these deep shafts ...
... comedy Farce Masque As the Viking invasions ceased in the middle of the 11th century, liturgical drama had spread from Russia to Scandinavia to Italy ... The importance of the High Middle Ages in the development of theatre was the economic and political changes that led to the formation of guilds and the growth of towns ... This would lead to significant changes in the Late Middle Ages ...
... of methodological naturalism can be also traced back to the work of these medieval thinkers By the late Middle Ages the search for natural causes had come to typify the work of. 1358), described as "perhaps the most brilliant arts master of the Middle Ages," contrasted the philosopher’s search for "appropriate natural causes ... to us." However, a series of events that would be known as the Crisis of the Late Middle Ages was under its way ...
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