Renaissance Essays

Renaissance Essays

by Hugh Trevor-Roper, H. R. Trevor-Roper



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780226812250
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 05/28/1986
Series: Crime and Justice: A Review of Research Ser.
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.29(h) x 1.21(d)

About the Author

Hugh Trevor-Roper (1914-2003) was an English historian of early modern Britain and Nazi Germany and Regius Professor of Modern History at Oxford. He authored many books, but is probably best known for The Last Days of Hitler, published only two years after the end of the war.

Table of Contents

1. The Doge Francesco Foscari
2. The Emperor Maximilian I, as patron of the arts
3. Sir Thomas More and Utopia
4. Erasmus and the Crisis of Christian Humanism
5. The Lisle Letters
6. John Stow
7. Richard Hooker and the Church of England
8. Queen Elizabeth's first historian: William Camden
9. The Paracelsian Movement
10. The sieur de la Rivière
11. The Culture of the Baroque Courts
12. Robert Burton and The Anatomy of Melancholy
13. The Outbreak of the Thirty Years War

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