The Renaissance: A Very Short Introduction

Author(s): 
Brotton, Jerry
ISBN: 
0192801635
Date published: 
April 2006
Paperback
Price: 
£6.99

This wide-ranging exploration of the Renaissance sees the period as a time of unprecedented intellectual excitement and cultural experimentation and interaction on a global scale. It guides the reader through the key issues that defined the period, from art, architecture, and literature, to advances in science, trade and travel.