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By Charles Homer Haskins

The starting place and nature of the earliest universities are the themes of this recognized and witty set of lectures by way of the fellow whom eminent students have referred to as "without exaggeration . . . the soul of the renascence of medieval experiences within the United States." nice because the transformations are among the earliest universities and people of this present day, the very fact continues to be, says Professor Haskins, the "the collage of the 20 th century is the lineal descendant of medieval Paris and Bologna." In demonstrating this truth, he brings to existence the associations, guideline, professors, and scholars of the center a long time.

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