acheron: 12 different medieval manuscripts the author goes to visit. Describes their history, where they are now and what it's like to see them, contains many detailed reproductions of pages, etc. Not at all dry... read comments

gerdesj: The interplay between the Saxons of England and the "old Saxons" is fascinating... read comments

CalRobert: A discussion of the mindset of peoples as the medieval period ended and the renaissance begain. Bit dense, translated from Dutch. But really interesting to focus on what was... read comments

pc2g4d: How do you reconcile the whims of capricious Fortune with your desire for peace in this world? read comments

russdpale: A modern scholarly and critical look at one of the most fascinating times in human history that even beginners can understand. read comments