The Waning of the Middle Ages by Johan Huizinga

The Autumn of the Middle Ages, or The Waning of the Middle Ages, (published in 1919 as Herfsttij der Middeleeuwen and translated into English in 1924) is the best-known work by the Dutch historian ...

The 69th greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 54th on The 100 Best Non-Fiction Books of the Century (National Review)
  2. - Great Books of the Western World (Great Books Foundation)