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Baby Names From Around the World
Jamaican Baby Names
A List of Occupations
What did people do: in a Medieval City?
Index of Old Occupations
A List of Professional Titles
20000-Names.com
The Random Name Generator
Behind the Name: the Etymology & History of First Names
Fiction Writer's Character Chart
How to Create a Character Profile
Medieval Names Archive
Medieval Names Archive
Kate Monk's Onomastikon (Dictionary of Names)
The Nonverbal Dictionary of Gestures, Signs, & Body Language Cues
How to Name the Characters for Your Story With This Simple Technique


language
Search Online Gaelic Dictionaries
The Language Construction Kit
UniLang Community
UsingEnglish.com: Resources for English as a Second Language


occupations
Bounty Hunters Online
International Flight Catering Association
Private Detectives and Investigators
Zeno's Forensic Science Site


metalworking, arms, armor, military
Sword Forum International
The Arador Armour Library
Military Ranks
The Forge
Knighthood, Chivalry, & Tournaments
Knighthood and Orders of Chivalry
Knighthood, Chivalry & Tournament: Glossary of Terms
The Knights Templar International Home Page - Ordo Supremus Militaris Templi Hierosolymitani (OSMTH)
Templar History
anvilfire.com
The Ring Lord
Some Aspects of the Metallurgy and Production of European Armor
The Oakeshott Institute
The Lair


psychology & behavior
Stalking Behavior


genetics & medical
MEDLINEplus
gene-watch.org
DNA and Genetics


technology
Technovelgy


magic building
Magical World Builder's Guide
Guidelines for creating magic-systems for RPGs
GNBA Spell, Prayer, & Notebooks
Olik's AD&D Pages
Lessons in Writing WB-L3: Magic, pt. 1
Lessons in Writing WB-L4: Magic, pt. 2


architecture
Glossary of Medieval Art and Architecture
Architecture Through the Ages
Castle Terminology
Castles of the World


costume
Milieux: The Costume Site
Fairy Fashion Wedding Gowns (period gowns)
Milieux: The Costume Site
The Greater Bay Area Costumer's Guild
The Costume Gallery


food & drugs
Medieval/Renaissance Food Homepage links list
godecookery.com
CNN Interactive: Herbs & Spices
Spices Taste and Hotness Index
Erowid Psychoactive Vaults


mythology & religion
Encyclopedia Mythica
BuddhaNet
New Advent
Virtual Religion Index
On Religion in SF and Fantasy: An Interview with Orson Scott Card
Ár nDraíocht Féin: A Druid Fellowship
Ontario Consultants on Religious Tolerance
Ancient Order of Druids in America
The Henge of Keltria
Definition of Druidry
the MYSTICA
The Druid Network
Timeless Myths
The Druid Grove
Dave's Mythical Creatures and Places
Myths & Legends
Bible Wiki
Religion-wiki
What is Creationism?
creationism.org

space
Stellar classification
Astronomy HyperText Book
Star Classification
Space.com
The Extrasolar Planets Encyclopaedia
Launch Pad Astronomy Workshop


world development
World Builder Projects
Weather Research Center
Weather.org
WorldBook Online
Glaciers and Glacial Geology
All About Glaciers
Animal Planet
Glacier
The Many Faces of Mount St. Helens
The Alchemy Web Site
The Physical Environment
Volcanoes
Constructing an SF Universe
Climates of the world - Climate Zone
Global Climates
Forces of Nature
The Weather Doctor
The Atlantic Oceanographic & Meteorological Laboratory
Meteors, Meteorites, and Impacts
Environmental damage caused by Meteor Crater impact
Earth Impact Effects Program
Meteors
Creating an Earthlike Planet
USA Today Weather
Journey Into Amazing Caves
Biospeleology (cave biology)
Glossary of Biospeleology
HyperPhysics
WorldBiomes.com
Shades of Green: Earth's Forests
A Way With Worlds
Old Maps
Rich Staats' RPG/World Building Articles
Basilicus: Free Worldbuilding
World Builders
World Builder's Meteorology Links
World Buildering Tutorials
Atomic Physics Resources


plants & animals
The Tree of Life Web Project
Big Cats Online
Nature: Critter Guide
The Care and Feeding of a Mortal Mount
Flora and Fauna of Caves


society & culture

- General -
Patricia Wrede's Fantasy World Building Questions

- Medieval Society & History -
The Society for Creative Anachronism
medieval-life.net
Stefan's Florilegium Archive
AncientScripts.com
ORB: Online Reference Book for Medieval Studies
Medieval Demographics Made Easy
SCA Market Place
Dark Age and Mediaeval History (forum)
Internet Medieval Sourcebook
The Meanings Behind the Symbols
A Medieval Wedding
Renaissance Resources: Clothing, Books, Festivals and More

- Elizabethan/Victorian Society -
The Victorian Web
Elizabethan Costuming Page

- Etiquette -
Debrett's Limited

- World Civilizations/History -
Ireland History in Maps (History, Geography & Genealogy)
WSU World Civilizations
History Hotline
General Ancient History & Archaeology
Ancient World Cultures
Internet Research Resources for Historical Writers
History & Travel: The Historical Cheat Sheet

- SF: Ships & More -
Sci-Fi Space Ship Deck Plan Stencils

- Miscellaneous -
A List of Occupations
Forms of Government


supernatural creatures
vampire links list
Vampiric Studies
By Light Unseen
The Ghost Research Society
Ghostvillage.com
Glossary of Vampire Terms


misc w.b. help/info
Major Surplus and Survival Warehouse
1ABCstore.com
Shadow's Den
dk.com books (Eyewitness/Smithsonian Handbooks)
clubplanet.com
Free Online Graph Paper PDFs
On Thud and Blunder
The Mineral and Gemstone Kingdom


   
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