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What was the purpose of Feudalism in the Middle Ages?

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2010-08-03 13:43:33

Feudalism had many purposes - protection & safety (through

knights); wealth, money, income, crops, food, etc. for the Lords;

security of their position for the vassals (and king) through the

rigid social class system; and so forth.


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