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Great Events from History: The Middle Ages, 477-1453

Covers events from 477, the year after the fall of Rome, to 1453, the year which saw the proliferation of documents issuing from the newly invented printing press, the end of the Hundred Years' War, and the fall of Constantinople--draw a dividing line between the late Middle Ages and the early modern world. Within this period, the events are arranged strictly chronologically, essentially forming a time line without regard to region. Students can trace world history comparatively, with events in Asia, Africa, Europe, and the Americas comingled.

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