Medieval Banquet of William the Conqueror

Diet History: Medieval Feasts

In more ways than one, medieval banquets looked very different from our modern feasts. Continue reading Diet History: Medieval Feasts

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Fresco of a Macedonian soldier

Game of Successors, Part 6: Storm of Spears

Eumenes rushed to Babylon in the autumn of 323, carrying tidings of Leonnatus’ treacherous decision to wed Alexander the Great’s sister Cleopatra, an act that threatened the stability of the entire Macedonian empire. Continue reading Game of Successors, Part 6: Storm of Spears