Above painting: Louis Jean Francois - Mars and Venus an Allegory of Peace


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Monday, August 6, 2012

Video of the Week: Filthy Cities -- Medieval London

Happy Monday history lovers! Be prepared to spend the next hour entranced with the filthiness of medieval London, brought to you via YouTube and the BBC... Get your tea and popcorn!


Li said...

I first became interested in history around the age of 9, when I had a teacher who regaled us with disgusting details of whatever we happened to be studying. Medieval times provided plenty of fodder :-)

Eliza Knight said...

Isn't it funny how that happens? 'Twas the same way for me :)

Lana Williams said...

Great info in this, Eliza! Thanks for sharing! Makes me incredibly grateful for modern day sewers! LOL!