Free and Discounted Ebooks
Join 130,000 readers! Get our ebook deals straight to your inbox.

History of the Intellectual Development of Europe, Volume I

Revised Edition

Cover image for

Download


Published: 1876
Language: English
Wordcount: 166,669 / 508 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 40.8
LoC Category: AZ
Downloads: 611
Added to site: 2010.02.22
mnybks.net#: 26737
Genre: History
Excerpt

GREAT organizes the Ideas of his Age, materializes Faith, allies it to Art, rejects Science, and creates the Italian Form of Religion.

An Alliance of the Papacy with France diffuses that Form.--Political History of the Agreement and Conspiracy of the Frankish Kings and the Pope.--The resulting Consolidation of the new Dynasty in France, and Diffusion of Roman Ideas.--Conversion of Europe.

The Value of the Italian Form of Religion determined from the papal Biography. 349

CHAPTER XIII.

DIGRESSION ON THE PASSAGE OF THE ARABIANS TO THEIR AGE OF REASON.

INFLUENCE OF MEDICAL IDEAS THROUGH THE NESTORIANS AND JEWS.

The intellectual Development of the Arabians is guided by the Nestorians and the Jews, and is in the Medical Direction.--The Basis of this Alliance is theological.

Antagonism of the Byzantine System to Scientific Medicine.--Suppression of the Asclepions.--Their Replaceme

SUBSCRIBE TO MANYBOOKS 

FREE EBOOKS 

Join 120,000+ fellow readers! Get Free eBooks and book bargains from ManyBooks in your inbox. 

We respect your email privacy

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Author of the Day

Deborah Swift
When Deborah Swift isn't working on her latest novel, she enjoys exploring the English countryside. It was during one of her nature walks that an "orchid guard" inspired her to write her novel, The Lady's Slipper. As our author of the day, Swift reveals why she was inspired, why she picked the 1660s as a backdrop for her book and what the orchid symbolizes.
Read full interview...