The Bright Ages: A New History of Medieval Europe by David M. Perry, Matthew Gabriele

The Bright Ages: A New History of Medieval Europe

David M. Perry, Matthew Gabriele

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320 pages | first published 2021

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A lively and magisterial popular history that refutes common misperceptions of the European Middle Ages, showing the beauty and communion that flourished alongside the dark brutality—a brilliant reflection of humanity itself. The word “medieval...
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