FC: Anglo Saxon Men By: Austin Buchanan
1: Anglo Saxon Men By: Austin Buchanan
2: The Anglo Saxon men built the houses for the villages.
3: Life was hard for men.They had to be head of the house and provide for the whole family.The men also had to do the house work. | Most of the men served as soldiers to protect their land. They also worked on farms and cut trees in the fields to build houses.
4: The normal clothing of an Anglo Saxon man was a cloak or cape. They also wore tunics, leggings, trousers. Headgear was almost unknown in these times.
5: The lord's men liked to go to mead halls at night to eat, drink and party. Also to relax and have a good time
6: Early Anglo Saxon marriages were by men going to other tribe camps and capturing the woman they found who was suitable enough for them to marry. They brought a group of their own friends or tribe members for protection from anyone who tried to stop them.
7: When the men were not away fighting, their favorite pastimes were dice and board games. They also liked hunting and complex riddles.
8: Lords were the highest men in society. The lords lived on estates and hosted parties. Lords would usually hang expensive paintings on the walls to notify their wealth and prestige.
9: Anglo Saxon men were almost all soldiers. To be a hero as an Anglo Saxon was to be a warrior. Anglo Saxon warriors were very fierce and willing to die for their people and country.