The Renaissance: An Encyclopedia for Students Edition 1 (4-Vol. Set)

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The Renaissance: An Encyclopedia for Students Edition 1 (4-Vol. Set)

Paul F. Grendler, "The Renaissance: An Encyclopedia for Students Edition 1 (4-Vol. Set) "
Charles Scribner's Sons | 2003-11-14 | ISBN:0684312816 | 970 pages | PDF | 39 Mb


Based on the Dartmouth Medal-winning Encyclopedia of the Renaissance (2000), this set has been prepared especially for non-specialists, focusing on the Renaissance-era topics most studied in high school world history, art, literature, economics and science curriculum. Organized alphabetically, this illustrated, full-color set includes entries on a range of topics, including:
Florence
Galileo
Heraldry
Humanism
Medici family
Opera
Piracy
Rhetoric
Shakespeare
Spanish Armada
Leonardo da Vinci
And many others

Features include a master chronology with topical timelines; a bibliography with age-appropriate further reading sources and a comprehensive index.