By Kenneth R. Bartlett

Award-winning lecturer Kenneth R. Bartlett applies his many years of expertise instructing the Italian Renaissance to this fantastically illustrated review. In his introductory be aware to the Reader, Bartlett first explains why he selected Jacob Burckhardt's vintage narrative to steer scholars during the complicated heritage of the Renaissance after which presents his personal modern interpretation of that narrative. Over seventy colour illustrations, genealogies of vital Renaissance households, 8 maps, an inventory of popes, a timeline of occasions, a bibliography, and an index are included.

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