What Challenges Remain?
Lecture no. 48 from the course: The Foundations of Western Civilization
Taught by Professor Thomas F. X. Noble | 33 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
You leave the West in 1600, on the cusp of the Age of Empire, the Scientific Revolution, and the Baroque Period. It's a long way from those mud-walled villages in Mesopotamia to the threshold of its modern era, but certain patterns, problems, and possibilities endure to make the West what it is.