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fifty score years ago, our forebears…

Are we entering a new Dark Age? Is one at hand? We might well to look back to the last Dark Age, which beclouded Europe from the fall of Rome to the beginning of the brilliant Middle Age in, more … Continue reading

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REMOVE YOUR BOOTS BEFORE WALKING ON THE CARPET

When William the Conqueror seized control of England, after the Battle of Hastings in 1066, ┬áhe acquired a great center of medieval art as well as an extensive addition to his realm. The Anglo-Saxons were famous for their manuscript illuminations … Continue reading

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