From Library Journal
"Goldstein argues that, beginning roughly in the 12th Century, numerous factors?social, cultural, philosophical, and theological?converged with certain conditions and attitudes within the church to favor the reemergence of a scientific perspective.... Strongly recommended" (LJ 3/15/80).
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About the Author
Thomas Goldstein is a noted authority on Medieval history, the Italian Renaissance, and the Age of Discoveries. He lives in New York.