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The surprisingly modern Middle Ages

Dan Jones explores the similarities and differences between the medieval experience and our lives today

Dan Jones explores the similarities and differences between the medieval experience and our lives today. (Image by Getty Images)

In what ways was the medieval era surprisingly modern? Dan Jones, whose latest book is Powers and Thrones: A New History of the Middle Ages, reveals the similarities and differences between the medieval experience and our lives today.

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Dan Jones is the author of Powers and Thrones: A New History of the Middle Ages (Apollo, 2021)

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