Book , Print in English

The European Renaissance : centres and peripheries

Peter Burke.
  • Oxford, UK ; Malden, Mass. : Blackwell Publishers, 1998.
  • x, 284 pages : illustrations; 24 cm.
  • Eisenhower B Level
    CB361.B79 1998 c. 1
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Summary
  • "This is a fascinating account of the geography, chronology and sociology of one of the major cultural movements in European history. It provides an original examination of the Renaissance across the whole of the continent."--BOOK JACKET.
Contents
  • 1. Age of Rediscovery: Early Renaissance
  • 2. Reception and Resistance
  • 3. Age of Emulation: High Renaissance
  • 4. Age of Variety: Late Renaissance
  • 5. Domestication of the Renaissance
  • Coda: The Renaissance after the Renaissance.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [256]-274) and index.
ISBN
  • 0631198458 (hb : alk. paper)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 98005901
  • OCLC: 38504328