Europe 1450 to 1789: Popular culture to Switzerland

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Charles Scribner's Sons, 2004 - History - 566 pages
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Explores European history from 1450-1789, from the print revolution to the French Revolution. Includes over 1,100 articles written by eminent scholars covering major topics in art, government, and education as well as providing biographical entries on key figures of the period. Also covers topics specific to the era, such as apocalypticism, guilds, food riots, royal mistresses and lovers, the Spanish Inquisition, Utopia and others.

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Europe 1450 to 1789: encyclopedia of the early modern world

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In the tradition of Scribner's Dictionary of the Middle Ages, this colossal set explores the history of Europe's early modern period-which covers the Reformation, the Scientific Revolution, the ... Read full review

Contents

Corneille Pierre Italian
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Prints and Popular Imagery
66
Daily Life Interpretations
67
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