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Product Description: Plague and Pleasure is a lively popular history that introduces a new hypothesis about the impetus behind the cultural change in Renaissance Italy. The Renaissance coincided with a period of chronic, constantly recurring plague, unremitting warfare and pervasive insecurity...read more
By Micheal Lewis (foreword by)
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9780813226811 | Catholic Univ of Amer Pr, December 16, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Plague and Pleasure is a lively popular history that introduces a new hypothesis about the impetus behind the cultural change in Renaissance Italy.

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By Tom Deneire (editor)
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9789004269071 | Bilingual edition (Brill Academic Pub, September 22, 2014), cover price $149.00

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Product Description: In Volume VI of his acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill guides us through a time so full of innovation that the Western world would not again experience its like until the twentieth century: the new humanism of the Renaissance and the radical religious alterations of the Reformation...read more
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9780385495585 | Anchor Books, August 12, 2014, cover price $16.95 | also contains Heretics and Heroes: How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World, Heretics and Heroes: How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World | About this edition: In Volume VI of his acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill guides us through a time so full of innovation that the Western world would not again experience its like until the twentieth century: the new humanism of the Renaissance and the radical religious alterations of the Reformation.

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By Brendan Dooley (editor)
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9789004183520 | Brill Academic Pub, January 2, 2014, cover price $216.00

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Product Description: This beautifully illustrated new color edition of the classic New York Times bestseller brings readers more intimately into the medieval world than ever before. From tales of chivalry and valor to the barbarity of the Inquisition and the devastation of the plague, no era has been a greater source of fascination and horror than the Middle Ages...read more
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9781454908944, titled "A World Lit Only by Fire: The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance-Portrait of an Age" | Ill edition (Sterling Pub Co Inc, October 28, 2014), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This beautifully illustrated new color edition of the classic New York Times bestseller brings readers more intimately into the medieval world than ever before.

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9780316545563 | Reprint edition (Back Bay Books, June 1, 1993), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Chronicles the historical transition from the Middle Ages to the Renaissance, profiling the age's leading figures and noting key events and accomplishments
9789990057966 | Little Brown & Co, June 1, 1993, cover price $0.02

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9780786148585, titled "A World Lit Only by Fire: The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance; Portrait of an Age" | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, March 1, 2007), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Chronicles the historical transition from the Middle Ages to the Renaissance and focuses on riveting figures of the era--such as Leonardo da Vinci, Lucrezia Borgia, Henry VIII, and others--and notes key events and accomplishments.
9780786169245 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, March 1, 2007), cover price $72.95 | About this edition: From tales of chivalrous knights to the barbarity of trial by ordeal, no era has been a greater source of awe, horror, and wonder than the Middle Ages.

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9781417707690 | Turtleback Books, June 1, 1993, cover price $28.15

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Product Description: A lively and fascinating narrative history about the birth of the modern world. Beginning in the heady days just after the First Crusade, this volume—the third in the series that began with The History of the Ancient World and The History of the Medieval World—chronicles the contradictions of a world in transition...read more
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9780393059762 | W W Norton & Co Inc, September 23, 2013, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: A lively and fascinating narrative history about the birth of the modern world.

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Product Description: This book argues that the Renaissance, an era long associated with the historical development of individualism, in fact witnessed the emergence of radically new concepts of group identity. From the end of the fifteenth century, rapidly accelerating globalization intensified cross-cultural encounters, destabilized older categories of large- and small-group identity, and contributed to the rise of new hybrid group concepts...read more
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9781107003606 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 22, 2011, cover price $94.99 | About this edition: This book argues that the Renaissance, an era long associated with the historical development of individualism, in fact witnessed the emergence of radically new concepts of group identity.

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9781107649323 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 25, 2013, cover price $36.99 | About this edition: This book argues that the Renaissance, an era long associated with the historical development of individualism, in fact witnessed the emergence of radically new concepts of group identity.

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Product Description: The Renaissance was a time of cultural rebirth. Trade between Asia and Europe made Italy rich. This new wealth not only made the Italian city-states strong, but also created a new culture. Art began to evolve and grow. Artists created masterpieces and explored subjects other than religion...read more
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9781480721791 | Shell Education, June 15, 2013, cover price $23.96 | About this edition: The Renaissance was a time of cultural rebirth.

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9781433350078 | Shell Education, July 30, 2012, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: The Renaissance was a time of cultural rebirth.

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Product Description: Byzantine Art and Renaissance Europe discusses the cultural and artistic interaction between the Byzantine east and western Europe, from the sack of Constantinople by the Fourth Crusade in 1204 to the flourishing of post-Byzantine artistic workshops on Venetian Crete during the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries and the formation of icon collections in Renaissance Italy...read more
By Rembrandt Duits (editor)
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9781409420385 | Ashgate Pub Co, March 28, 2013, cover price $104.95 | About this edition: Byzantine Art and Renaissance Europe discusses the cultural and artistic interaction between the Byzantine east and western Europe, from the sack of Constantinople by the Fourth Crusade in 1204 to the flourishing of post-Byzantine artistic workshops on Venetian Crete during the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries and the formation of icon collections in Renaissance Italy.

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Product Description: Andrei Pippidi follows ideas of the Ottoman Empire in Eastern Europe from the fifteenth to the seventeenth centuries and ties the roots of these images to patterns in Western intellectualism. A pathbreaking book, his volume reconsiders the writing of Erasmus, Luther, and Machiavelli -- individuals we consider intellectuals, yet who largely did not travel or have direct contact with the Ottoman Empire...read more
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9780231703789 | Columbia Univ Pr, February 28, 2013, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Andrei Pippidi follows ideas of the Ottoman Empire in Eastern Europe from the fifteenth to the seventeenth centuries and ties the roots of these images to patterns in Western intellectualism.
9780199327836 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 1, 2013, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Key protagonists in these debates included Erasmus, Luther and Machiavelli.

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Product Description: Early Modern Europe was teeming with impostors. Identity theft (as in the case of Martin Guerre) was only one form of misrepresentation: royal pretenders, envoys from imaginary lands, religious dissimulators, cross-dressers, false Gypsies - all these were causing deep anxiety, which led authorities to invent increasingly sophisticated means for unmasking deception...read more
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9780230547063 | Palgrave Macmillan, November 27, 2012, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Early Modern Europe was teeming with impostors.

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By Marina S. Brownlee (editor) and Dimitri H. Gondicas (editor)
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9789004235915 | Brill Academic Pub, November 1, 2012, cover price $171.00

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Product Description: Winner of the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Non-Fiction  Winner of the 2011 National Book Award for Non-Fiction One of the world's most celebrated scholars, Stephen Greenblatt has crafted both an innovative work of history and a thrilling story of discovery, in which one manuscript, plucked from a thousand years of neglect, changed the course of human thought and made possible the world as we know it...read more
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9780393064476 | W W Norton & Co Inc, September 26, 2011, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Winner of the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Non-Fiction Winner of the 2011 National Book Award for Non-Fiction One of the world's most celebrated scholars, Stephen Greenblatt has crafted both an innovative work of history and a thrilling story of discovery, in which one manuscript, plucked from a thousand years of neglect, changed the course of human thought and made possible the world as we know it.

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9780393343403 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, September 4, 2012), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Winner of the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for Non-Fiction  Winner of the 2011 National Book Award for Non-Fiction One of the world's most celebrated scholars, Stephen Greenblatt has crafted both an innovative work of history and a thrilling story of discovery, in which one manuscript, plucked from a thousand years of neglect, changed the course of human thought and made possible the world as we know it.

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Product Description: How much did the Renaissance change medical history and public health? Did landmark developments benefit the everyday lives of ordinary people? This book looks at the new 'scientific' ways of learning and experimentation of the period, to show what health and disease were like in the Old and New Worlds...read more
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9781410946683 | Raintree Pub, August 1, 2012, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: How much did the Renaissance change medical history and public health?
9781410946508 | Raintree Pub, August 1, 2012, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: How much did the Renaissance change medical history and public health?

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9781410946621 | Capstone Pr Inc, August 1, 2012, cover price $33.99 | About this edition: How much did the Renaissance change medical history and public health?
9781410946447 | Raintree Pub, August 1, 2012, cover price $33.99 | About this edition: How much did the Renaissance change medical history and public health?

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Product Description: Book by Currie, Stephen
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9781601521897 | Referencepoint Pr Inc, August 1, 2012, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Book by Currie, Stephen

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By Sarah M. Anderson (editor), Mary Dieterich (editor) and Hotle
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9781580376327 | Mark Twain Media Inc Pub, January 3, 2012, cover price $13.99

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Product Description: "A pleasurable and illuminating collection that sets out the important implications of accessories and shows how conspicuous consumption and ornamental ostentation aim to secure status and display affiliation. Ornamentalism explains how accessories carry heavily laden symbolic and mnemonic significance, given their age, beauty, and value...read more
By Bella Mirabella (editor)
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9780472071173 | Univ of Michigan Pr, November 11, 2011, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: "A pleasurable and illuminating collection that sets out the important implications of accessories and shows how conspicuous consumption and ornamental ostentation aim to secure status and display affiliation.

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9781409427346 | Ashgate Pub Co, November 1, 2011, cover price $124.95

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Product Description: At first glance, the Renaissance and the Reformation--two movements (one cultural, one religious) that defined Europe from 1400 to 1600--may appear to be polar opposites. The Renaissance found scholars and artists celebrating the beauty and splendor of the material world, while the Reformation saw Protestant and Catholic religious leaders and their followers focusing on eternal salvation...read more
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9780195308891 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 9, 2011, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: At first glance, the Renaissance and the Reformation--two movements (one cultural, one religious) that defined Europe from 1400 to 1600--may appear to be polar opposites.

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9780195338027 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 9, 2011, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: At first glance, the Renaissance and the Reformation--two movements (one cultural, one religious) that defined Europe from 1400 to 1600--may appear to be polar opposites.

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Product Description: Inspired by research undertaken for the new Medieval & Renaissance Galleries at the Victoria and Albert Museum, Re-thinking Renaissance Objects explores and often challenges some of the key issues and current debates relating to Renaissance art and culture...read more
By Michelle O'Malley (editor)
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9781444337754 | Blackwell Pub, January 3, 2012, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Inspired by research undertaken for the new Medieval & Renaissance Galleries at the Victoria and Albert Museum, Re-thinking Renaissance Objects explores and often challenges some of the key issues and current debates relating to Renaissance art and culture.

Miscellaneous:

9781444396751 | Blackwell Pub, August 26, 2011, cover price $34.95

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Product Description: In this book, William Caferro asks if the Renaissance was really a period of progress, reason, the emergence of the individual, and the beginning of modernity. An influential investigation into the nature of the European Renaissance Summarizes scholarly debates about the nature of the Renaissance Engages with specific controversies concerning gender identity, economics, the emergence of the modern state, and reason and faith Takes a balanced approach to the many different problems and perspectives that characterize Renaissance studie...read more
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9781405123693 | Blackwell Pub, August 2, 2010, cover price $101.95 | About this edition: In this book, William Caferro asks if the Renaissance was really a period of progress, reason, the emergence of the individual, and the beginning of modernity.

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9781405123709 | Blackwell Pub, August 9, 2010, cover price $38.95 | About this edition: In this book, William Caferro asks if the Renaissance was really a period of progress, reason, the emergence of the individual, and the beginning of modernity.

Miscellaneous:

9781444324518 | Blackwell Pub, June 1, 2010, cover price $84.95

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Product Description: (VIIIe-XVIe siècles).Combien de Renaissances… ? Une seule – celle qui débute à la fin du XIVe siècle en Italie et touche la France au XVIe siècle –, autrement dit "la" Renaissance ? Ou bien celle-ci at-elle été précédée de Renaissances médiévales, en particulier à l’époque carolingienne et au XIIe siècle ? Plus généralement, peut-on affirmer l’unicité de la Renaissance ou doit-on au contraire envisager l’existence d’une pluralité de Renaissances à travers les époques et les cultures, ou encore faut-il mettre en question le concept même de Renaissance, aussi confortable que trompeur en regard d’une réalité nécessairement plus complexe ?Il s’agit ici de croiser les points de vue de spécialistes du Moyen Âge et de la Renaissance sur ces questions, en particulier par la confrontation de leur perception à celle des contemporains des époques concernées...read more
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9782252037546 | Isd, April 16, 2010, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: (VIIIe-XVIe siècles).

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9780742564879 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, December 30, 2008, cover price $90.00

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Product Description: If the first phase of feminist criticism of English Renaissance studies unduly stressed women's victimization, the revisionist trend, this collection argues, is in denial about gender inequality altogether. This exciting volume represents the newest, post-revisionist phase of feminist criticism, which tries to integrate the vital insights of both earlier phases of scholarship and to establish a more accurate and nuanced picture of women's relation to early modern English culture...read more
By Dympna Callaghan (editor)
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9781403992123 | Palgrave Macmillan, February 2, 2007, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: If the first phase of feminist criticism of English Renaissance studies unduly stressed women's victimization, the revisionist trend, this collection argues, is in denial about gender inequality altogether.

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9783525824757 | Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht Gmbh & Co, August 12, 1990, cover price $45.00

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