Geoffrey Chaucer was a British poet during the Middle Ages and is considered one of the greatest writers of all time. Through this biography, students learn about Chaucer’s life as he took part in the Hundred Years’ War, worked for King Edward III, and wrote The/em Canterbury Tales/em. Reading tools help students better understand topics such as serfdom, chivalry, and the plague. Includes: Biography Informational text Historical images Glossary and index Copyright 2012. Middle school. 32 pages. Book Download: PDF. Print Book: Softcover. 7 x 9 inches.