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The Renaissance – In a Nutshell

Peter Whitfield

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.

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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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.

Language:

English

Length:

1h 18m


Chapters

Free Sample

03:50

Introduction
Introduction

00:28


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

04:42


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

04:56


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:30


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

07:06


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

05:25


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

01:57


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

06:50


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

03:16


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

02:49


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

03:11


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

04:23


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

04:43


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

03:08


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

05:26


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

05:29


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

02:58


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

06:12