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Author Quigley, Mary, 1963-
Title The Renaissance / Mary Quigley.
Pub Info Chicago, Ill. : Heinemann Library, ©2003.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Brewster-Children's Coll.  J 940.2 QUI     AVAILABLE
Descript 64 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 25 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Understanding people in the past
Understanding people in the past.
Audience IG920L Lexile
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (page 63) and index.
Contents People in the renaissance -- Renaissance ideal -- How do we know" -- History in pictures and words -- Government -- Rome, Florence, and Venice -- Protestant reformation -- Churches and religion -- Family life -- Renaissance clothing -- Growing up and going to school -- Rural life and the farming year -- Renaissance City -- Renaissance homes -- Eating and cooking -- Sports and recreation -- Crafts and craftworkers -- New middle class -- Printing -- Literature -- Scientific revolution -- War about science -- Patrons and art -- Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo -- Travel and exploration -- Trade and trade routes -- Weapons and warfare -- What remains -- Timeline -- Glossary -- More books to read -- Index.
Summary Presents an overview of the history of European society during the time known as the Renaissance, from the fourteenth to the seventeenth century.
Subject Renaissance -- Juvenile literature.
Renaissance.
Europe -- Civilization -- Juvenile literature.
Europe -- History -- 476-1492 -- Juvenile literature.
Europe -- History -- 1492-1648 -- Juvenile literature.
Europe -- Civilization.
ISBN 1403403880
9781403403889
1403406081 (pbk.)
9781403406088 (pbk.)
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