This week, Danièle speaks with Dr. Emma Levitt about tournaments and the joust in the Middle Ages. Dr. Levitt tells us all about how to score a joust, how the tournament changed over time, and how jousting was used to mend fences during the Wars of the Roses.
You also buy her book Life in Medieval Europe: Fact and Fiction through Amazon.com
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Top Image: British Library MS Harley 4379 fol. 19v