A short history of the Italian Renaissance /

The extraordinary creative energy of Renaissance Italy lies at the root of modern Western culture. In her elegant new introduction, Virginia Cox offers a fresh vision of this iconic moment in European cultural history, when - between the fourteenth and sixteenth centuries - Italy led the world in pa...

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Main Author: Cox, Virginia, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:London ; New York : I.B. Tauris, 2016.
Series:I.B. Tauris short histories.
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Table of Contents:
  • List of Maps and Illustrations
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • Timeline
  • Chapter 1. What, Where, When, Whose?
  • Chapter 2. The Renaissance and the Ancient
  • Chapter 3. The Renaissance and the Modern
  • Chapter 4. Identity and the Self
  • Chapter 5. Renaissance Man
  • Chapter 6. Renaissance Woman
  • Chapter 7. Conclusion
  • Further Reading
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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