What Did Medieval People Know About The Roman Empire?

Holy Roman Empire painting (Public domain)

There is an image that modern people have of Early Medieval peoples. The people are dirty, disheveled and can often be found huddling underneath Roman aqueducts. They squat in ruins that they don’t understand and whisper about gods long dead. When asked, these poor people don’t…

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