The tradition of all the dead generations weighs like an incubus upon the brain of the living. — Karl Marx

History of the Church: Later Middle Ages - Notre Dame




Short List of Books


From Which More Detailed Information Can be Obtained



  1. GENERAL CHURCH HISTORY
    • Robrbacher.
    • Darras.
    • Brueck.
    • Guggenberger.
    • Birkhauser.
    • Gilmartin.
    • Alzog.
    • Shahan.
       
  2. ST. GREGORY VII. AND HIS TIMES.
    • Montalembert : Monks of the West. .
    • Lilly : Chapters on European History. .
    • Newman : Essays, Critical and Historical. .
    • Huddy, Mrs. : Mathilda of Tuscany .
       
  3. THE CRUSADES AND THE TURKS.
    • Newman : Historical Sketches. .
    • Drane : Knights of St. John. .
    • Parsons : The Holy Wars. .
       
  4. RELIGIOUS ORDERS
    • Drane : St. Dominic. .
    • Lockhart : St. Francis of Assisi. .
    • Hope : Franciscan Martyrs. .
    • Allies : Monasticism. .
    • Gasquet : English Monastic Life. .
       
  5. UNIVERSITIES AND SCHOLASTICISM.
    • Newman : Historical Sketches. .
    • Newman : The Idea of a University. .
    • Vaughn, O.S.B. : Life of St. Thomas Acquinas. .
    • Cavanaugh, O.P. : Life of St. Thomas Acquinas. .
    • Parsons : The Middle Ages. .
    • Casartelli : The Three Great Catholic Books. .
    • Sighart : Albertus Magnus. .
    • Azarias : Philosophy of Literature. .
       
  6. HERESIES, SCHISM, AND THE INQUISITION
    • Drane : St. Dominic. .
    • Drane : St. Catherine of Siena..
    • Stevenson, S.J. : The Truth about Wyclif. .
    • Various: Historical Papers. .
    • Parsons: Lies and Errors of History. .
       
  7. CHURCH IN ENGLAND
    • Morris, S.J. : St. Thomas a Becket. .
    • Gasquet: The Eve of the Reformation. .
    • Wallace, O.S.B.: St. Edmund Rich. .
    • Rivington: Rome and England. .
    • Drane: Three Chancellors. .
    • Various: Historical Papers. .
    • Stone: The Church in English History. .
       
  8. LIVES OF SAINTS. SEE PART II. ALSO
    • Pastor: Lives of Popes. .
    • Stone: Reformation and Renaissance. .
    • St. Nicholas Series: St. Thomas of Canturbury. .
    •       : The English Pope, Jeanne d'Arc. .
    •       : Vittorino da Feltre. .
       

All of the books mentioned above can be obtained from R. and T. Washbourne, Ltd., Paternoster Row, London; 248, Buchanan Street, Glasgow; 74, Bridge Street, Manchester; and 39, John Bright Street, Birmingham.