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Unveiling the Forgotten Past: A Summary of A Distant Mirror

A Distant Mirror

In “A Distant Mirror: The Calamitous 14th Century,” Barbara Wertheim Tuchman transports readers back in time to the 14th century, a period marred by war, plagues, social unrest, and religious turmoil. As one of the most respected and influential historians of her time, Tuchman delves into the lives of both the common people and the …