The topic is: Identify one major problem faced by European states in the fourteenth century, then explain how that problem was evident in the history of England, France, and the Holy Roman Empire My thesis: The late middle ages were followed by a crisis at the onset of the “fourteenth and the fifteenth centuries”, which marked the end of centuries of wellness and stability of entire Europe. Three fundamental crises led to significant transformations in all spheres of the people: population collapse, political instability, and religious conflicts. During such times, 25 million people were killed in Europe by the Black Death when France and England waged war on the French monarchy following the demise of Charles IV in France, which resulted in a claim by "Edward III, King of England," to the French throne. Select at least three scholarly, secondary sources. You may not use the following sources for information in this assignment: your textbook Wikipedia, or Wikipedia-like websites. non-scholarly-minded websites. In other words "Johnny's Totally Awesome World War II Website" won't work. juvenile literature. Anything written by Sarah McGill or published in Cobblestone is considered juvenile literature. encyclopedias of any kind. Your primary sources may come from anywhere so long as they are legitimate sources from the period. Your Research Article Project submission must be based upon the use of primary and secondary sources. Cite your three scholarly, secondary sources as well as your two primary sources using the Chicago Manual of Style format - especially noting the location in which you found your information. Write annotations for each source you have cited. Annotations need not be longer than a brief paragraph. These paragraphs must describe what information you intend to draw from the source and how that information supports your thesis. Format your worksheet with 12-point, Times-New Roman font, single-spaced, 1" margins. Citation: Davidson, Hilda Ellis. Roles of the Northern Goddess. London: Routledge, 1998. Annotation: Davidson's book provides a thorough examination of the major roles filled by the numerous pagan goddesses of Northern Europe in everyday life, including their roles in hunting, agriculture, domestic arts like weaving, the household, and death. The author discusses relevant archaeological evidence, patterns of symbol and ritual, and previous research. The book includes a number of black and white photographs of relevant artifacts.