📚 This week, after nearly four years, I finally finished this incredible book. It took me back to a core element of my undergrad studies: tracing the monastic tradition from late antiquity through the European middle ages to the rise of the universities.

Through the Eye of a Needle: Wealth, the Fall of Rome, and the Making of Christianity in the West, 350–550 AD, by Peter Brown

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