James S. Grubb - Social Science - 1996 - 344 pages
Historical writing on the Renaissance has usually focused on the social extremes that co-existed in the great metropolitan centers--on either elites or the underclass. As a ...
Caroline Campbell - Art - 2009 - 119 pages
One of the most important and historically neglected art forms of Renaissance Florence, cassoni were pairs of chests which were lavishly decorated with precious metals and ...
Nancy Rose Hunt - Medical - 1999 - 475 pages
DIVColonial relations in Zaire viewed through the attempts of missionaries to impose European midwifery and birthing practices./div
Anders Poulsen - Social Science - 2007 - 267 pages
This volume is the culmination of a rare 40-year longitudinal study of customs and belief relating to pregnancy and childbirth in Thailand's Isaan region.
Philip Joshua Jacks, William Caferro - Art - 2001 - 418 pages
The Spinelli Archive, acquired by the Beinecke Library of Yale University in 1988, constitutes one of the most important collections of original documents about a Renaissance ...