Jacques Le Goff


Jacques Le Goff(1927-2014) was a prominent French historian andmedievalist. He wasa key proponent of theAnnales school of historical analysis, which emphasizes longterm social history over political or military themes. He argued that the Middle Ages were a distinct form ofcivilization, substantively different from both the classsical and modern worlds.


Medieval Callings


The Birth of Purgatory (Revised)

Jacques Le Goff


Time, Work, and Culture in the Middle Ages

Jacques Le Goff


The Medieval Imagination

Jacques Le Goff


My Quest for the Middle Ages

Jacques Le Goff