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A World Lit Only by Fire: The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance - Portrait of an Age

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The noted historian and biographer chronicles the collapse of the Dark Ages and the achievements of thought and imagination that constituted the Renaissance, profiling the age's leading figures and noting key events and accomplishments. 60,000 first printing. $60,000 ad/promo.

Synopsis:

William Manchester's A World Lit Only by Fire is the preeminent popular history of civilization's rebirth after the Dark Ages.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780316082792
Subtitle:
The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance: Portrait of an Age
Publisher:
Little, Brown
Author:
Manchester, William
Author:
William Manchester
Subject:
Fiction : Mystery & Detective - General
Subject:
Renaissance
Subject:
Europe - General
Subject:
Learning and scholarship -- History -- Medieval, 500-1500.
Subject:
Medieval
Subject:
Learning and scholarship
Subject:
History
Subject:
Learning and scholarship -- History.
Subject:
Audio Books-World History
Subject:
Western Civilization-Medieval
Subject:
World History-General
Subject:
World History - Medieval and Renaissance
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
19920430
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
318

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