A World Lit Only by Fire

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 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.