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Product Description: The claim, central to many interpretations of the Renaissance, that humanists introduced a revolution in the classroom is refuted in Robert Black's masterly survey, based on over 500 manuscript school books. He shows that the study of classical texts in schools reached a high point in the twelfth century, followed by a collapse in the thirteenth as universities rose in influence...read more

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9780521036122 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, April 30, 2007), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: The claim, central to many interpretations of the Renaissance, that humanists introduced a revolution in the classroom is refuted in Robert Black's masterly survey, based on over 500 manuscript school books.

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Product Description: Contemporaries in Europe from the fourteenth to the sixteenth century saw the Renaissance as a crucial time of change, and ever since then most historians have agreed that this period marked a decisive watershed in the transition from the medieval to the modern world...read more
By Robert Black (editor)

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9780415361972 | 1 edition (Routledge, July 1, 2006), cover price $1355.00 | About this edition: Contemporaries in Europe from the fourteenth to the sixteenth century saw the Renaissance as a crucial time of change, and ever since then most historians have agreed that this period marked a decisive watershed in the transition from the medieval to the modern world.

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Product Description: Idol, Two Books In One Edition STREET LIFE: Tired of life in the suburbs and raring for sexual adventure, Ben abandons his studies and comfortable home for the excitement of London. Forced to spend the night on the streets Ben is befriended by Lee, a homeless Scottish lad who offers him the comfort of his sleeping bag...read more

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9780352339782 | Virgin Pub, June 30, 2005, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Idol, Two Books In One Edition STREET LIFE: Tired of life in the suburbs and raring for sexual adventure, Ben abandons his studies and comfortable home for the excitement of London.

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Product Description: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work...read more

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9781417930869 | Kessinger Pub Co, April 30, 2005, cover price $42.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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Product Description: A cult at work with the congregation. The role of women in the church. Money and materialism in Christian circles. Integrity in the ministry. It reads like a checklist of challenges facing today's church, but it's actually an index of the issues dealt with two thousand years ago in Paul's Pastoral Epistles...read more

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9780898272758 | Wesley Pr, June 1, 2004, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: A cult at work with the congregation.

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Product Description: This is the first biography of one of the outstanding humanists of the fifteenth-century Renaissance. Benedetto Accolti's interests ranged from rhetoric, humanism and Italian poetry to Roman law, from historical thought and medieval antiquarianism to the crusades and church history, and his work as a scholar, author and historian is placed in a wide context stretching from antiquity to the eighteenth century...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521522274 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 1, 2002, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: This is the first biography of one of the outstanding humanists of the fifteenth-century Renaissance.

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Product Description: Three men are committed to prison on the same day. It's a cruel institution, run by sadists and bullies and a sexual minefield - the old-timers prey on the newcomers and the guards prey on everybody. Will the three new inmates find their niche in this brutish new environment? A hot, horny story of love, sex and redemption behind prison walls...read more

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9780352337009 | Virgin Pub, June 1, 2002, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Three men are committed to prison on the same day.
9780352333049 | Virgin Pub, March 1, 1999, cover price $10.99 | About this edition: Three men are committed to Her Majesty's Prison Cairncrow on the same day.

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Product Description: Renaissance Thought is a fascinating collection of essays on the Renaissance, focusing on humanism and thought. The concept of the Renaissance has always been challenging to define and this book enables a deeper understanding of the essential features of the Renaissance and humanism...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Robert Black (editor)

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9780415205924 | Routledge, March 1, 2002, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Renaissance Thought is a fascinating collection of essays on the Renaissance, focusing on humanism and thought.

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9780415205931 | Routledge, March 1, 2002, cover price $41.95 | About this edition: Renaissance Thought is a fascinating collection of essays on the Renaissance, focusing on humanism and thought.

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Product Description: The claim, central to many interpretations of the Renaissance, that humanists introduced a revolution in the classroom is refuted in Robert Black's masterly survey, based on over 500 manuscript school books. He shows that the study of classical texts in schools reached a high point in the twelfth century, followed by a collapse in the thirteenth as universities rose in influence...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780521401920 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 2001, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: The claim, central to many interpretations of the Renaissance, that humanists introduced a revolution in the classroom is refuted in Robert Black's masterly survey, based on over 500 manuscript school books.

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Product Description: The year is 1885, and Dr Reynard, a brilliant young surgeon, is desperate for excitement. A chance meeting with Lord Spearman opens up a whole new world of sexual adventure. Swept along, Dy Reynard finds blackmail threatening to destroy him, and an even darker menace in the fog-bound streets...read more

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9780352332523 | Virgin Pub, August 1, 1998, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: The year is 1885, and Dr Reynard, a brilliant young surgeon, is desperate for excitement.

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Product Description: Tom Garret operates the Big Wheel at Gamlin's fair. When young runaway Jason Bradley tries to rob him of his night's take, a chain of events is set in motion which draws the two together in a tangled web of mutual mistrust and growing fascination...read more

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9780352332097 | London Bridge, October 1, 1997, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Tom Garret operates the Big Wheel at Gamlin's fair.

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9780862413507 | Canongate Books Ltd, May 1, 1993, cover price $17.95

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Product Description: The aim of 16-19 Mathematics has been to produce a course which, while challenging, is accessible and enjoyable to all students. The course develops ability and confidence in mathematics and its applications, together with an appreciation of how mathematical ideas help in the understanding of the world and society in which we live...read more
By Chris Belsom, Robert Black and David Cundy (contributor)

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9780521408905 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 1, 1992, cover price $14.50 | About this edition: The aim of 16-19 Mathematics has been to produce a course which, while challenging, is accessible and enjoyable to all students.

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A psychopathic serial killer, who alerts his victims of his lethal intentions, is thwarted when young Johnny Wright's parents leave town, but Johnny's return years later affords the killer a second chance

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9780517008355 | Random House Inc, October 1, 1988, cover price $2.95 | About this edition: A psychopathic serial killer, who alerts his victims of his lethal intentions, is thwarted when young Johnny Wright's parents leave town, but Johnny's return years later affords the killer a second chance

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