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How the Irish saved civilization : [the untold story of Ireland's heroic role from the fall of Rome to the rise of medieval Europe]

Title
How the Irish saved civilization : [the untold story of Ireland's heroic role from the fall of Rome to the rise of medieval Europe] / Thomas Cahill.
Author
Cahill, Thomas.
Publication
[Westminster, Md.] : Books on Tape, 2010.
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Additional Authors
  • Donnelly, Donal
  • OverDrive, Inc.
  • Books on Tape, Inc.
Description
1 online resource (1 sound file, approximately 7 hr., 54 min.)
Summary
Presents an accessible and revealing portrait of medieval times. As Europe reaches intellectual stagnation and decline, Ireland bursts forth as a vigourous haven of scholarship.
Subject
  • To 1500
  • Learning and scholarship > History > Medieval, 500-1500
  • Civilization, Classical > Study and teaching > Ireland
  • Books > Ireland > History > 400-1450
  • Manuscripts > Ireland > History
  • Monastic libraries > Ireland
  • Transmission of texts > Ireland
  • Scriptoria > Ireland
  • Books
  • Civilization
  • Civilization, Classical > Study and teaching
  • Civilization > Irish influences
  • Learning and scholarship > Medieval
  • Manuscripts
  • Monastic libraries
  • Scriptoria
  • Transmission of texts
  • Ireland > Civilization > To 1172
  • Europe > Irish influences
  • Europe
  • Ireland
Genre/Form
  • Audiobooks.
  • History.
Note
  • Subtitle from publisher.
ISBN
  • 9780307877642
  • 0307877647
OCLC
  • 794842639
  • 794842639
Author
Cahill, Thomas.
Title
How the Irish saved civilization : [the untold story of Ireland's heroic role from the fall of Rome to the rise of medieval Europe] / Thomas Cahill.
Imprint
[Westminster, Md.] : Books on Tape, 2010.
Edition
Unabridged.
Type of Content
spoken word
Type of Medium
computer
Type of Carrier
online resource
Performer
Read by Donal Donnelly.
Source of description
Print version record.
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Chronological Term
To 1500
Added Author
Donnelly, Donal, narrator.
OverDrive, Inc.
Books on Tape, Inc.
Other Form:
Source record: Cahill, Thomas. How the Irish saved civilization. New York : Nan A. Talese, Doubleday, ©1995 0385418485 (DLC) 94028130
Publisher No.
Z100023709 Recorded Books
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