The Renaissance

  • by Peter Whitfield
  • Narrated by Peter Whitfield
  • 1 hrs and 18 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The fifth in the new Naxos Audiobooks series "In a Nutshell", The Renaissance is a short and accessible introduction to the era that gave us Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, and Palestrina.
The Renaissance swept across Europe between the 14th and 17th centuries, heralding intellectual revolutions in science, art, philosophy, and politics, and marking a decisive shift towards modern thinking. The authoritative Peter Whitfield brings together all the different threads of this transformative period in a lucid and fascinating introduction.


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Book Details

  • Release Date: 08-14-2009
  • Publisher: Naxos Audiobooks