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Jewish Life in Renaissance Italy

Robert Bonfil - History - 1994 - 336 pages
With this heady exploration of time and space, rumors and silence, colors, tastes, and ideas, Robert Bonfil recreates the richness of Jewish life in Renaissance Italy. He also ...
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Prophecy and People in Renaissance Italy

Ottavia Niccoli - History - 1990 - 208 pages
In the midst of the religious ferment, foreign invasions, and internal political strife that beset Italy before the full effects of the Counter-Reformation, the powerful and ...
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Depth of Field: Relief Sculpture in Renaissance Italy

Donal Cooper, Marika Leino - Art - 2007 - 419 pages
This volume has its origins in 'Depth of Field: Relief in the Time of Donatello', a unique collaboration between the Victoria and Albert Museum and the Henry Moore Institute in ...
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Lying-in: A History of Childbirth in America

Richard W. Wertz - Health & Fitness - 1989 - 322 pages
This lively history of childbirth begins with colonial days, when childbirth was a social event, and moves on to the gradual medicalization of childbirth in America as doctors ...
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Church and Politics in Renaissance Italy: The Life and Career of Cardinal ...

K. J. P. Lowe - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 332 pages
A detailed look at the public and private worlds of a leading Italian Renaissance cardinal.
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Ritual and Conflict: The Social Relations of Childbirth in Early Modern England

Dr Adrian Wilson - History - 2013 - 270 pages
This book places childbirth in early-modern England within a wider network of social institutions and relationships. Starting with illegitimacy - the violation of the marital ...
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Possible Lives: Authors and Saints in Renaissance Italy

Alison Knowles Frazier - History - 2005 - 527 pages
The lives of saints were among the most reproduced and widely distributed literatures of medieval and early modern Europe. This study examines how humanist authors received ...
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