Thomas Cahill is the author of, "How the Irish Saved Civilization," "Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea: Why the Greeks Matter," "Mysteries of the Middle Ages: The Rise of Feminism, Science, and Art from the Cults of Catholic Europe" and many other books.
Thomas Cahill (born 1940; New York City) is an American scholar and writer. He is best known for The Hinges of History series, a prospective seven-volume series in which the author recounts formative moments in Western civilization.Video Title: Thomas Cahill: Today Began a Long Time Ago. Source: SunlightOxygen. Date Published: April 2, 2009. Description:
How does something new get started, something that changes the way we think and live? Thomas Cahill keeps asking that question and finding answers. He sees the beginnings of the Renaissance and even our modern world in the Middle Ages.