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The Civilization of the Italian Renaissance: A Sourcebook, 2nd Edition

Publication Type: Book
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
Book Name: The Civilization of the Italian Renaissance: A Sourcebook, 2nd Edition
Reviewed Publication Authors or Editors: Kenneth R. Bartlett
Publication Date: 2011
Description:

The Civilization of the Italian Renaissance brings together a selection of primary source documents designed to introduce students to the richness of the period. For this edition, a new chapter on Dante and his time provides a useful transition to the Renaissance from the culture of the Middle Ages. There are also new selections on warfare, education, Florence, humanism, the Church, and the later Renaissance. The introductions to the readings are revised, and an essay on how to read historical documents is included.

ISSN/ISBN: 1442604859