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Improvement drive

Heraldry has been nominated to be improved by Wikipedia:This week's improvement drive. Vote for this article there if you want to contribute.

Spice trade is the current collaboration at Wikipedia:This week's improvement drive. Help us improve it in any way you can. --Fenice 19:55, 16 August 2005 (UTC)

Articles for the Wikipedia 1.0 Project

Hi, I'm a member of the Wikipedia:Version_1.0_Editorial_Team, which is looking to identify quality articles in Wikipedia for future publication on CD or paper. We recently began assessing using these criteria, and we are looking for A-Class and good B-Class articles, with no POV or copyright problems. Can you recommend any suitable articles on the Middle Ages? Please post your suggestions here. Cheers!--Shanel 04:47, 22 October 2005 (UTC)

Suggestions by Stbalbach

FA-Class: First Crusade (and all "See Main" sub-articles), Second Crusade (and all "See Main" sub-articles)

A-Class: Dark Ages,Medieval Inquisition,Norman Conquest,Magna Carta,Jiménez de Cisneros,Papal Bull,Floris and Blancheflour,Eilmer of Malmesbury,Middle Ages in film,Middle Ages in history,Great Famine of 1315-1317,Ars moriendi,Anglo-Saxon literature,Panel painting,Carolingian art,Plan of Saint Gall,Stavelot Triptych,Longbow,Black Death,Medieval hunting,Migration Period art,Byzantine art

B-Class: Feudalism,Sutton Hoo,Guibert of Nogent,Revolt of 1173-1174,Distichs of Cato,Consolation of Philosophy,Six Ages of the World,Book of the Civilized Man,Medieval revenant


Might I suggest First Crusade more generally, rather than People's Crusade in particular? Adam Bishop 19:11, 26 October 2005 (UTC)
See critera link. Stbalbach 19:25, 26 October 2005 (UTC)
, Scotland in the High Middle Ages is an FA. - Calgacus (ΚΑΛΓΑΚΟΣ) 13:21, 11 April 2006 (UTC)

Suggestions by llywrch (known as blowing my own horn)

A-Class: Battle of Chalons, Amda Seyon I, Zara Yaqob

B-Class: King Arthur, Battle of Mons Badonicus, Ahmad ibn Ibrihim al-Ghazi

Thanks so much! Are there any FAs from this project as well?--Shanel 22:19, 28 October 2005 (UTC)
Just added two FA's I know about. I hope others will participate in the project to create a print version of Wikipedia by recommending some good articles. Stbalbach 01:47, 29 October 2005 (UTC)
I'm not sure about Zara Yaqob's A-Class level (I'm planning on working on it, though), but I've significantly (3x) expanded Amda Seyon I and hopefully can get it to FA status with some images. — ዮም (Yom) | contribsTalkE 02:58, 9 July 2006 (UTC)

Improvement drive

A related topic, History of the world is currently a nomination on WP:IDRIVE. Support the article with your vote to improve its quality. --Fenice 14:17, 28 December 2005 (UTC)

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