The Middle Get older was around 500 to 1500 C. E. THE CENTER Age starts with the finish of the Roman Empire and then it ends with the re-discovery of Greek literature and viewpoint as stated inside our lecture. Through the Middle Get older many tales normally mirrored their creator and/or society. One piece of literature I read portrays the ethnical changeover from pre-Christian Germanic to the Christian cultural norms. This little bit of literature is none other than Thorstein the Staff-Struck. With this story, the writer uses a number of heroes to specifically fit either the pre-Christian norm or the decide on the Religious norm. Thorstein the Staff-Struck was based on a Viking family who lived and done a equine ranch. The family consisted of just and old man named Thorarin and his boy Thorstein.