By Thomas F. Madden, Recorded Books
An award-winning, widely known specialist on premodern background, Professor Thomas F. Madden launches the 1st of a two-part sequence at the medieval global. This all-encompassing research of a hugely influential period of time comprises the most important occasions of the period and informative dialogue of empire, papacy, the Crusades, and the autumn of Constantinople.
During the process those lectures, Professor Madden additionally addresses the increase of Islam, reform hobbies, and schisms within the church. In so doing, Professor Madden underscores the importance and grand scale of an age that keeps to carry an indisputable fascination for individuals today.