The Renaissance

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Heinemann-Raintree Library, 2008 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 64 pages
"How can you make Renaissance-style hot chocolate? Which Renaissance genius came up with the world's first helicopter design? How did Renaissance people use turnips to cure the common cold? This title unravels the mysteries of life in Europe in the 15th and 16th centuries. Find out what staying in an Italian palace was really like, how to win friends in Renaissance high society, and where you could go to the theatre for only a penny."
 

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Contents

Map of Renaissance Europe in About 1500
4
Everyday Life
12
Things to See and Do
32
On the Move
41
If Things Go Wrong
48
Useful Information
54
Further Reading
61
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Anna Claybourne enjoys writing nonfiction for children. It's a good thing she does, because she's the author of well-over 100 books on a range of topics.

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