At Day's Close: Night in Times Past by A. Roger Ekirch

At Day's Close: Night in Times Past

A. Roger Ekirch

480 pages first pub 2005 (editions)

nonfiction historical history science informative reflective slow-paced
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Bringing light to the shadows of history through a "rich weave of citation and archival evidence" (Publishers Weekly), scholar A. Roger Ekirch illuminates the aspects of life most often overlooked by other historians—those that unfold at night. In...

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