Is there any difference between the "Middle Ages" and the "Dark Ages"?
An interesting conversation has come up on the Science Fiction and Fantasy SE site. I will try to summarize it as briefly as possible. Someone asked a question about the second Star Wars prequel. ...
Where did the term "Middle Ages" come from? Who was the first known person to use that term?
I frequently come across these three terms, but I haven't been able to find a source that explains the difference between all three of them precisely. Here's what I think I know now: The early ...