Renaissance Florence, Updated edition / Edition 1

Renaissance Florence, Updated edition / Edition 1

by Gene Brucker
     
 


In the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries, the city of Florence experienced the most creative period in her entire history. This book is an in-depth analysis of that dynamic community, focusing primarily on the years 1380-1450 in an examination of the city's physical character, its economic and social structure and developments, its political and religious life,… See more details below

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In the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries, the city of Florence experienced the most creative period in her entire history. This book is an in-depth analysis of that dynamic community, focusing primarily on the years 1380-1450 in an examination of the city's physical character, its economic and social structure and developments, its political and religious life, and its cultural achievement. For this edition, Mr. Brucker has added Notes on Florentine Scholarship and a Bibliographical Supplement.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520046955
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
04/08/1983
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
750,022
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.88(d)

Table of Contents


List of Maps and Illustrations

1. The Renaissance City
2. The Economy
3. The Patriciate
4. Politics
5. The Church and the Faith
6. Culture

Epilogue
Bibliography and Notes
Index

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