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Heretics and heroes : how Renaissance artists and Reformation priests created our world / Thomas Cahill.

Cahill, Thomas. (Author).

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780385495578 (hc.)
  • ISBN: 0385495579 (hc.)
  • Description: xxi, 341 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Nan A. Talese, Doubleday, [2013].
  • Copyright: �2013

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [313]-320) and index.
Contents Note: Philosophical tennis through the ages -- Dress rehearsals for permanent change -- New worlds for old : innovation on sea and land -- The invention of human beauty : and the end of medieval piety -- New thoughts for new worlds : deviant monks -- Reformation! : Luther steps forward -- Intermission : Il buono, Il brutto, Il cattivo = The good,the bad, and the ugly -- Protestant picture : and other Northern images -- Christian vs. Christian : the turns of the screw -- Human love : how to live on this earth -- Postlude : Hope and regret.
Summary: From the inimitable and bestselling author Thomas Cahill, another popular history, focusing on the Renaissance and Reformation and how this innovative period changed the Western world.
Subject: Renaissance.
Reformation.
Ego (Psychology) > History.
Europe > Civilization.

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