Soaring high above the simple dwellings of ordinary people, many cathedrals took more than a lifetime to complete. Dionysius labels this Anno Domani. The same happened with two scientific disciplines directly related to medicine: astronomy and medical history.
Though few people could read or write, some of the most beautifully crafted works of literature were composed. In a surprisingly large number of cases we can even discover elements of utopia hidden in rural space.
Geoffrey Chaucer c. Legal-historical aspects also find as much consideration as practical questions concerning water supply and sewer systems.
Finally, as some contributors observe, the urban space provided considerable opportunities for women to carve out a niche for themselves in economic terms.