History of the Intellectual Development of Europe, Volume II (of 2) Revised Edition
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History of the Intellectual Development of Europe, Volume II (of 2) Revised Edition

By John William Draper
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  • HISTORY OF THE INTELLECTUAL DEVELOPMENT OF EUROPE. REVISED EDITION, IN TWO VOLUMES. VOL. II. BY JOHN WILLIAM DRAPER, M.D., LL.D.,
  • CONTENTS.
  • THE INTELLECTUAL DEVELOPMENT OF EUROPE. CHAPTER I. THE AGE OF FAITH IN THE WEST. THE THREE ATTACKS: NORTHERN OR MORAL; WESTERN OR INTELLECTUAL; EASTERN OR MILITARY. THE NORTHERN OR MORAL ATTACK ON THE ITALIAN SYSTEM, AND ITS TEMPORARY REPULSE.
  • CHAPTER II. THE AGE OF FAITH IN THE WEST—(Continued). THE WESTERN OR INTELLECTUAL ATTACK ON THE ITALIAN SYSTEM.
  • CHAPTER III. THE AGE OF FAITH IN THE WEST—(Continued). OVERTHROW OF THE ITALIAN SYSTEM BY THE COMBINED INTELLECTUAL AND MORAL ATTACK.
  • CHAPTER IV. THE AGE OF FAITH IN THE WEST—(Concluded). EFFECT OF THE EASTERN OR MILITARY ATTACK.—GENERAL REVIEW OF THE AGE OF FAITH.
  • CHAPTER V. APPROACH OF THE AGE OF REASON IN EUROPE. IT IS PRECEDED BY MARITIME DISCOVERY.
  • CHAPTER VI. APPROACH OF THE AGE OF REASON IN EUROPE. IT IS PRECEDED BY THE RISE OF CRITICISM.
  • CHAPTER VII. DIGRESSION ON THE CONDITION OF ENGLAND AT THE END OF THE AGE OF FAITH. RESULTS PRODUCED BY THE AGE OF FAITH.
  • CHAPTER VIII. THE EUROPEAN AGE OF REASON. REJECTION OF AUTHORITY AND TRADITION, AND ADOPTION OF SCIENTIFIC TRUTH.—DISCOVERY OF THE TRUE POSITION OF THE EARTH IN THE UNIVERSE.
  • CHAPTER IX. THE EUROPEAN AGE OF REASON—(Continued). HISTORY OF THE EARTH.—HER SUCCESSIVE CHANGES IN THE COURSE OF TIME.
  • CHAPTER X. THE EUROPEAN AGE OF REASON—(Continued). THE NATURE AND RELATIONS OF MAN.
  • CHAPTER XI. THE EUROPEAN AGE OF REASON—(Continued). THE UNION OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY.
  • CHAPTER XII. CONCLUSION.—THE FUTURE OF EUROPE.
  • INDEX.
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