Medieval Feudalism Research Paper

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Medieval government was called Feudalism, which provided protection for the townspeople. The first level was the monarch, king or queen, or clergy. The monarch was the highest level in the system and ruled over all of the land, except for the church. The next highest level in the medieval social structure was the lords, or nobles. The lords were given responsibility of estates by the monarch. Under the lords was the social class of the knights, or vassals. Knights were granted this title by the monarch of the land. The lowliest level of the medieval social classes was the serfs or the peasants. Almost 90% of the population of Medieval Europe was serfs. Serfs were regular village people that worked the land of the
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