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Title The measure of man : liberty, virtue, and beauty in the Florentine Renaissance / Lawrence Rothfield.
Author Rothfield, Lawrence, 1956- author.
Publication Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2021]
Description v, 190 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Call # 945.505 R
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-183) and index.
Contents Florence rising -- The work of man -- The age of Cosimo -- Magnificence -- New Jerusalem, new republic -- The twilight of the republic.
Summary "This book brings to vivid life the most concentrated surge of creativity in the history of civilization. Launching the Renaissance, the small city of Florence spawned a vibrant cultural and political life that offered unique opportunities for audacious risk taking and reversals to a panoply of memorable individuals"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Renaissance -- Italy -- Florence.
Florence (Italy) -- Civilization.
Florence (Italy) -- History -- 1421-1737.
Related To Online version: Rothfield, Lawrence, 1956- Measure of man Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2021] 9781538143377 (DLC) 2020037176
ISBN 9781538143360 :
1538143364 :

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