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  1. Domesday Book
    a record of a survey of the lands of England made by order of William the Conqueror about 1086, giving ownership, extent, value, etc., of the properties.
  2. a record of a survey of the lands of England made by order of William the Conqueror about 1086, giving ownership, extent, value, etc., of the properties.
    Domesday Book
  3. Baillis
    royal agents in the north of France
  4. royal agents in the north of France
    Baillis
  5. Seneschals
    royal agents in the south of France
  6. royal agents in the south of France
    Seneschals
  7. Landfrieden
    sworn peace association with the princes of various regions of Germany
  8. sworn peace association with the princes of various regions of Germany
    Landfrieden
  9. Exchequer
    a bureau of finance
  10. a bureau of finance
    Exchequer
  11. tallage/taille
    a tax arbitrarily laid by the king
  12. a tax arbitrarily laid by the king
    tallage/taille
  13. common law
    a law that was originated in and was applied by the king's court and in the next two or three centuries became common to the entire country.
  14. a law that was originated in and was applied by the king's court and in the next two or three centuries became common to the entire country.
    common law
  15. circuit judges
    royal officials who traveled a given circuit or district
  16. royal officials who traveled a given circuit or district
    circuit judges
  17. Magna Carta
    The "great charter" of English liberties, forced from King John by the English barons and sealed at Runnymede, June 15, 1215.
  18. The "great charter" of English liberties, forced from King John by the English barons and sealed at Runnymede, June 15, 1215.
    Magna Carta
  19. Landgericht
    The authority, or regional magistracies, that dukes, counts, margraves, bishops, and abbots possessed.
  20. The authority, or regional magistracies, that dukes, counts, margraves, bishops, and abbots possessed.
    Landgericht
  21. Precedent
    A decision in an important case served as an authority for deciding similar cases.
  22. A decision in an important case served as an authority for deciding similar cases.
    Precedent
  23. Guilds
    Any of the various medieval associations, as of merchants or artisans, organized to maintain standards and to protect the interests of its members, and that sometimes constituted a local governing body.
  24. Any of the various medieval associations, as of merchants or artisans, organized to maintain standards and to protect the interests of its members, and that sometimes constituted a local governing body.
    Guilds
  25. Hanseatic League
    mercantile association of towns.
  26. mercantile association of towns.
    Hanseatic League
  27. Scholastics
    The Professors; they developed a method of thinking, reasoning, and writing in which questions were raised and authorities cited on both sides of the question.
  28. The Professors; they developed a method of thinking, reasoning, and writing in which questions were raised and authorities cited on both sides of the question.
    Scholastics
  29. Summa
    reference books
  30. reference books
    Summa
  31. Gothic
    a style of architecture, originating in France in the middle of the 12th century
  32. a style of architecture, originating in France in the middle of the 12th century
    Gothic
  33. Master Masons
    were paid higher wages than other masons, their contracts usually ran for several years, and great care was taken in their selection.
  34. were paid higher wages than other masons, their contracts usually ran for several years, and great care was taken in their selection.
    Master Masons
  35. relief
    a tax that sons had to pay if they wished to inherit the father's properties.
  36. a tax that sons had to pay if they wished to inherit the father's properties.
    relief
  37. scutage
    money paid in the lieu of the performance of the military service.
  38. money paid in the lieu of the performance of the military service.
    scutage
  39. town liberties
    the priviledge of living and trading on the lord's land.
  40. the priviledge of living and trading on the lord's land.
    town liberties
  41. Albigensians
    a group that rejected not only the hierarchical organization and the sacraments of the church, but the roman church itself.
  42. a group that rejected not only the hierarchical organization and the sacraments of the church, but the roman church itself.
    Albigensians
  43. Unam Sanctam
    A letter by Boniface that insisted that all Christians were subject to the pope.
  44. A letter by Boniface that insisted that all Christians were subject to the pope.
    Unam Sanctam

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