1.The Black Prince by Barbara Emerson

2.The Life and Campaigns of the Black Prince (from contemporary letters, diaries, and chronicles including Chandos Herald’s, the prince’s personal chronicler) by Richard Barber

  •  The Black Prince on AMAZON

3.The Hundred Years War by Christopher Allmand

4.Edward, Prince of Wales and Aquitane by Richard Barber

5.A Traveller’s History of the Hundred Years War in France by Michael Starks

6.The Knight series by Ewart Oakshott (medieval historian and expert on knights and their lives)

7.The Medieval Sword by Ewart Oakshott

8.The Book of the Medieval Knight by Stephen Turnbull

  • Knights by Andrea Hopkins

9.The Historical Atlas of Knights and Castles by Dr. Ian Barnes

10.A Dictionary of Chivalry by Grant Uden

  •  A Dictionary of Chivalry on AMAZON

11.Great Medieval Castles of Britain by James Forde-Johnston

12.Inventing the Middle Ages by Norman Cantor

13.British Costume by Mrs. Charles Ashdown

14.Medieval Costume in England by Mary Houston

  •  Medieval Costume in England on AMAZON

15.Dress and Decoration in the Middle Ages by Henry Shaw

16.Fashion in the Age of the Black Prince by Stella Newton

17.Life in Medieval Times by Marjorie Rowling

18.Life in a Medieval City by Joseph and Frances Gies

19.Who’s Who in the Middle Ages by John Fines

20.The Oxford Illustrated History of the British Monarchy by John Cannon and Ralph Griffiths

21.The Future of Spacetime by Kip Thorne, Stephen Hawking, Igor Novikov, Timothy Ferris and Alan Lightman

22.Time Travel in Einstein’s Universe by Dr. Richard Gott

  •  Time Travel in Einstein’s Universe on AMAZON


Articles and sites

2. clothing, music by Neil Ohlenkamp


1. Castles of War presented by Travel Channel




1.The Iliad by Homer (translated by Samuel Butler and additional translation by Alexander Pope)

2.The History of Our Seas by Tufan Turanli

3.Beneath the Seven Seas by George Bass

3.The Sea Remembers edited by Peter Throckmorton

4.Troy and Homer by Joachim Latacz

  •  Troy and Homer on AMAZON

5.The Trojans and Their Neighbors by Trevor Bryce

6.Maritime Archaeology by Jeremy Green

7.The Trojan War by Barry Strauss

8.Warfare in the Classical World by John Warry

9.Homer by Barry Powell

10.The Tradition of the Trojan War in Homer and the Epic Cycle by Jonathan Burgess

11.Loot by Sharon Waxman

12.Loot, Legitimacy and Ownership by Colin Renfrow

13.Stealing History by Roger Atwood

  •  Stealing History on AMAZON

14.Project Troia from University of Tuebingen & Department of Classics University of Cincinnati


1. In Search of the Trojan War –BBC Presentation

2. Troy-History Channel

  • Troy on AMAZON

3.Digging for the Truth-History Channel

4.Cities of the Underworld (Gods of War) –Arts and Entertainment Production

5.Voyage from Antiquity –Institute of Nautical Archaeology