Humanities II

For the 2020-21 academic year, our history and literature studies will focus on Christendom.

History

King’s Meadow Humanities: Christendom

A comprehensive overview of history by Dr. George Grant, from the beginnings of Christianity through the Enlightenment. There is a substantial discount available to members of Providence Prep. Please talk to Cheryl before the end of June.

Audio is delivered in MP3 downloadable file format.

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The Book of Centuries and Christendom Primary Source Reader will be purchased from Cottage Press in a group order. Families will receive ordering instructions during the summer.

      

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The following list of the remaining history books is tentative. Once they are finalized, links will be posted for the specific editions needed.

Sketches from Church History, Houghton & Murray
The Middle Ages, Dorothy Mills 
Renaissance and Reformation Times, Dorothy Mills


Literature

The following list of literature books is tentative. Once they are finalized, links will be be posted for the specific editions needed.

Beowulf
Ecclesiastical History of English People, Bede
History of the Kings of Britain, Geoffrey of Monmouth
Song of Roland
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Tolkien
Divine Comedy (Inferno, Purgatorio, Paradiso), Dante
Canterbury Tales, Chaucer
Faerie Queene, Edmund Spenser (Fierce Wars and Faithful Loves, Roy Maynard)