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Mysteries of the Middle Ages : the rise of feminism, science, and art from the cults of Catholic Europe

Author: Thomas Cahill; John Lee
Publisher: [Santa Ana, Calif.] : Books on Tape, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The inimitable Thomas Cahill takes listeners to medieval Europe. After the long period of cultural decline known as the Dark Ages, Europe experienced a rebirth of scholarship, art, literature, philosophy, and science and began to develop a vision of Western society that remains at the heart of Western civilization today. Cahill brilliantly captures the spirit of experimentation, the colorful pageantry, and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
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Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)70997567
Material Type: Document, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Cahill; John Lee
ISBN: 9780739346600 0739346601
OCLC Number: 78600658
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Duration: 10:21:10.
Performer(s): Read by John Lee.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 148810 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: Thomas Cahill.

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The inimitable Thomas Cahill takes listeners to medieval Europe. After the long period of cultural decline known as the Dark Ages, Europe experienced a rebirth of scholarship, art, literature, philosophy, and science and began to develop a vision of Western society that remains at the heart of Western civilization today. Cahill brilliantly captures the spirit of experimentation, the colorful pageantry, and the passionate pursuit of knowledge that built the foundations for the modern world.

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