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What is the biggest castle in Wales?
Which is the best fort in the world?
The Citadel of Aleppo is an imposing example of the world’s great fortresses that can be found in the old city of Aleppo in Syria. It is widely considered to be one of the largest and oldest castles in the world. Archaeological evidence suggests the site has been occupied since at least the 3rd century BC….
How did attackers lay siege to a castle during medieval times?
The main methods of attacking a Medieval Castle were: Fire. Battering Rams. Ladders.
What is the longest siege in American history?
Siege of Charleston
Which country has the most forts in the world?
Castles popped up all over Europe to keep out both Vikings and Romans. Many castles still stand in France, Spain, and Great Britain today. Wales even has the highest number of castles per square mile. Still, no other country built as many castles as Germany.
What important things happened today in history?
- World War II. Germany invades Yugoslavia and Greece.
- Robert Peary almost reaches the North Pole.
- The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints established.
- First modern Olympic Games.
- John Tyler is inaugurated as 10th president.
- Native American History.
What was the worst event in American history?
Over 400 deaths
|1900 Galveston hurricane
|1936 North American heat wave
|1899 San Ciriaco hurricane
|Earthquake and fire (urban conflagration)
|1906 San Francisco earthquake
Which is the largest fort in the world?
What is the most visited castle in Wales?
What did most people eat in medieval times?
Everyday food for the poor in the Middle Ages consisted of cabbage, beans, eggs, oats and brown bread. Sometimes, as a specialty, they would have cheese, bacon or poultry. All classes commonly drank ale or beer. Milk was also available, but usually reserved for younger people.