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Aristotle's children : how Christians, Muslims, and Jews rediscovered ancient wisdom and illuminated the Middle Ages /

HOW CHRISTIANS, MUSLIMS, AND JEWS REDISCOVERED ANCIENT WISDOM AND ILLUMINATED THE DARK AGES.

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  • "Traces the rediscovery and translation of the works of Aristotle at the height of the Dark Ages, chronicling the rapid spread of the intellectual's philosophies and the ensuing backlash on the part of the Catholic Church."
  • "HOW CHRISTIANS, MUSLIMS, AND JEWS REDISCOVERED ANCIENT WISDOM AND ILLUMINATED THE DARK AGES."@en
  • "Europe was in the long slumber of the Dark Ages, the Roman Empire was in tatters, and the Greek language was all but forgotten, until a group of Arab, Jewish, and Christian scholars rediscovered and translated the works of Aristotle. His ideas spread across Europe like wildfire, offering the scientific point of view that the natural world, including the soul of man, was a proper subject of study. The Catholic Church convulsed, and riots took place at the universities of Paris and Oxford."
  • "Describes how the translation of Aristotle's work in the 12th century and its spread through Europe sparked a conflict between faith and reason that continues to haunt western society today. --From publisher description."
  • "Describes how the translation of Aristotle's work in the 12th century and its spread through Europe sparked a conflict between faith and reason that continues to haunt western society today. --From publisher description."@en

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  • "Aristotle's children : how Christians, Muslims, and Jews rediscovered ancient wisdom and illuminated the Middle Ages /"@en
  • "Aristotle's children : how Christians, Muslims, and Jews rediscovered ancient wisdom and illuminated the Middle Ages /"
  • "ARISTOTLE'S CHILDREN."@en
  • "Aristotle's children how Christians, Muslims, and Jews rediscovered ancient wisdom and illuminated the Dark Ages /"@en
  • "Aristotle's children : how Christians, Muslims, and Jews rediscovered ancient wisdom and illuminated the Dark Ages /"
  • "Aristotle's children : how Christians, Muslims, and Jews rediscovered ancient wisdom and illuminated the Dark Ages /"@en
  • "Aristotle's children how Christians, Muslims, and Jews rediscovered ancient wisdom and illuminated the Middle Ages /"
  • "Aristotle's children"