- Interactive tour of period art and architecture, music,
books & printing, trade & sea exploration, with special
focus on Florence, related resources.
- La Renaissance - Introduction to master paintings
in the context of Renaissance scientific thought and intellectual
life, with biographies and photo gallery illustrating the
works of Italian painters Leonardo da Vinci, Raphael, Titian,
and Michelangelo, the Flemish masters, and German and French
Architecture - Great Buildings Online - A comprehensive
look at major buildings, churches & cathedrals in London
and throughout Italy, with extensive photo galleries and biographies
of architects Filippo Brunelleschi, Andrea Palladio, Inigo
Jones, Christopher Wren and more.
Bible - Images, history and related resources from
The British Library chronicling the invention of the Gutenberg
press in the 1430's including a related timeline and information
on earlier Chinese printing techniques.
- Extensive directory to related sites on the history of the
rise of Protestantism including the life and works of Martin
Luther, John Calvin and other reformation leaders, related
England - Illustrated history touching on key people
and events including Queen Elizabeth I, Henry VIII, Shakespeare's
life and works, everyday life, with related resources &
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