The Middle Ages


The Middle Ages, contrary to popular belief, was not merely an age of disease and warfare. It was also a time of preservation, renewal, and discovery. The men and women who lived in this period laid many important foundations of the modern Western world.


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Kenneth R. Calvert is professor of history at Hillsdale College. He received his B.A. from Wheaton College, an M.Div. from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, a Th.M. from Harvard, and his Ph.D. from Miami University–Ohio.