PRAISE FOR ARISTOTLE'S CHILDREN
"A superb storyteller who breathes new life into such fascinating figures as Peter Abelard, Albertus Magnus, St. Thomas Aquinas, Roger Bacon, William of Ockham and Aristotle himself." -Los Angeles Times
"[An] accomplished, entertaining history of ideas."
"Anyone who wants to understand where we are going in the great political struggles over religion, read this amazing story."
"Christianity's 'rediscovery' of Aristotle through Muslim Spain...challenges generations today to reclaim the interrelatedness of reason, science and religion."
"With a lively, engaging style, ARISTOTLE'S CHILDREN is a remarkable book that illuminates the long-standing relations between faith and reason."
"Relevant and captivating."
"An intellectual thriller. The real-life adventure of how the great thinker was found again… told with zest and excitement."
"A compelling account of how the rediscovery of Aristotle changed the way the Western world looked at humans, God, nature."
"Stimulating and thought-provoking reading, overturning caricatures of scholastic philosophy while suggesting how its insights can be applied to the present."