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    • The End of the Ancient World and the Beginnings of the Middle Ages

    • By: Ferdinand Lot
    • Narrated by: Charlton Griffin
    • Length: 17 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
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      4 out of 5 stars 36

    Ferdinand Lot (1866-1952) was one of the great historians of his generation, and the transition from Roman to Medieval civilization was a process that fascinated him most of his life. Rather than placing the emphasis for Rome’s fall on purely political or military reasons, Lot put forth multiple explanations for the birth of the Middle Ages which embrace not only politics and war, but linguistic, geographic, cultural, social and economic factors.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Rome "too vast, too complicated and too cunning"

    • By Philo on 11-26-15

    Regular price: $44.80