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Title Heretics and heroes : how Renaissance artists and Reformation priests created our world / Thomas Cahill.
Author Cahill, Thomas.
Publication New York : Nan A. Talese, Doubleday, [2013]
Copyright date ©2013
Edition First edition.
Description xxi, 341 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Call # 940.21 C
Series The hinges of history ; v. VI
Cahill, Thomas. Hinges of history ; v. 6.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [313]-320) and index.
Contents 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.
Ego (Psychology) -- History.
Europe -- Civilization.
ISBN 9780385495578 (hc. : alk. paper) :
0385495579 (hc. : alk. paper)

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