Asked in History of SportsHistory of EnglandMiddle Ages
What are medieval peasants?
June 03, 2010 8:18AM
In the medieval society the peasant was a man who worked/farmed for his rent. He gave his labor to the lord of the manor for a place to live and a small patch of land to grow a few things. When there was a war his farm tools became weapons and he fought as a foot soldier to defend his manor/king.