A World Lit Only by Fire

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A World Lit Only by Fire

The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance - Portrait of an Age

By William Manchester

Little Brown and Company, Hardcover, 9780316545310, 320pp.

Publication Date: April 30, 1992


William Manchester's A World Lit Only by Fire is the preeminent popular history of civilization's rebirth after the Dark Ages.

About the Author
William Manchester was a hugely successful popular historian and biographer whose books include "The Last Lion," Volumes 1 and 2, "Goodbye Darkness," "A World Lit Only by Fire," "The Glory and the Dream," "The Arms of Krupp," "American Caesar," "The Death of the President," and assorted works of journalism.