Remembering the Renaissance

Remembering the Renaissance
Author : Kenneth Gouwens
Publisher : BRILL
Total Pages : 232
Release : 1998
ISBN 10 : 9004109692
ISBN 13 : 9789004109698
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Remembering the Renaissance Book Description:

This study, drawing extensively upon manuscript sources, provides the first comprehensive account of how Rome's humanist community coped with the 1527 sack of the city, an event traditionally viewed as signaling the transition from the Renaissance to the Catholic Reformation.

The Renaissance in Rome
Language: en
Pages: 444
Authors: Charles L. Stinger
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

Probes the basic attitudes, the underlying values and the core convictions that Rome's intellectuals and artists experienced, lived for, and believed in from Pope Eugenius IV's reign to the Eternal City in 1443 to the sacking of 1527.
A Companion to the City of Rome
Language: en
Pages: 800
Authors: Claire Holleran, Amanda Claridge
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-24 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A Companion to the City of Rome presents a series of original essays from top experts that offer an authoritative and up-to-date overview of current research on the development of the city of Rome from its origins until circa AD 600. Offers a unique interdisciplinary, closely focused thematic approach and
The Western Mediterranean and the World
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Teofilo F. Ruiz
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-02 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

"Provides a history of the Western Mediterranean from 400 AD"--
Rome and the Maronites in the Renaissance and Reformation
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Sam Kennerley
Categories: Church history
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-30 - Publisher:

Rome and the Maronites in the Renaissance and Reformation provides the first in-depth study of contacts between Rome and the Maronites during the fifteenth and sixteenth century. This book begins by showing how the church unions agreed at the Council of Ferrara-Florence (1438-1445) led Catholics to endow an immense amount
Florence, Rome and the Origins of the Renaissance
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: George Holmes
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

This study sets out to place the remarkable cultural events of the early Renaissance in a full historical perspective. Dealing with both literary and visual art, it describes the world of Dante and Giotto and explains the circumstances in which their innovations became possible. The political, economical, cultural, and religious