The Mirror of the Medieval

The Mirror of the Medieval

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Since its invention by Renaissance humanists, the myth of the "Middle Ages" has held a uniquely important place in the Western historical imagination. Whether envisioned as an era of lost simplicity or a barbaric nightmare, the medieval past has always served as a mirror for modernity. This book gives an eye-opening account of the ways various political and intellectual projects-from nationalism to the discipline of anthropology-have appropriated the Middle Ages… (more)


Book Details  


Publisher: Berghahn Books (May 01, 2017)

Collection: Making Sense of History

Format: EPUB

Page count: 208 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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