From the Publisher
This is a revised edition of "The Penguin Atlas of Medieval History".
From the Jacket
The period from the reign of Constantine to the great voyages of discoveryor from the fourth to the fifteenth centurywas once seen merely as the long, slow decline and fall of the Roman Empire. Yet, for Europeans, it is also a "supreme story of defeat turned into victory."Colin McEvedy’s pioneering atlas, revised and expanded for th...