A World Lit Only by Fire (Hardcover)

The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance - Portrait of an Age

By William Manchester

Little, Brown and Company, 9780316545310, 320pp.

Publication Date: April 30, 1992

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (10/28/2014)
Paperback (6/1/1993)
Pre-Recorded Audio Player (5/1/2009)
Compact Disc (3/1/2007)
Compact Disc (3/1/2007)
MP3 CD (3/1/2007)
Audio Cassette (3/1/2007)
Audio Cassette (3/1/2007)

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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.