Civilization of Europe in the Renaissance
Exploring every aspect of art, philosophy, politics, life and culture between 1450 and 1620, this enthralling panorama examines one of the most fascinating and exciting periods in European history. A rich, dense book which combines inspiring generalizations with idiosyncratic detail.--The Spectator. Photos.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - baswood - LibraryThing
Civilization curiously spelt with a z by this very British historian is an overview of Europe in what John Hale refers to as the long sixteenth century (he qualifies this as 1450-1620). It is not a ... Read full review
THE CIVILIZATION OF EUROPE IN THE RENAISSANCEUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
A deft survey by a leading British authority on the period's political, military, and art history. Hale presents the Renaissance as the age in which, first through cartography, the nations of Europe ... Read full review