Middle Ages Heroes Compiled by Amy
Geoffrey of Monmouth, Wales • Writer • Spent 6 years in a Benedictine Priory • Claims to have seen precious works of art. • Works of the Britian Kings • Works of Merlin • Legends of Ancient England, Wales, Celts and more • Used people in history to create wonderful tales. • May have been the first generation of William the Conquerors to settle in Southeast Wales
Merlin Wizard Madman Hermit Scholar Keeper of the British Line Worked with Giants Built Stonehedge Talked to Dragons Waged War Controlled the natural elements Wrote books of spells Spoke with the Lady of the Lake The list goes on!
Robin Hood • Nottinghamshire • Yoman made an outlaw • Maid Mariam • Longbow • Mentioned in Literature • During King Richard the Lionheart • 1225 • Robert Hode? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CrlFZeGuZoE