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What Life Was Like at the Rebirth of Genius: Renaissance Italy, AD 1400-1550 (What Life Was Like)

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Drawing on art, artifacts, and literature that was left behind, these richly illustrated volumes recount captivating tales of everyday life in long-ago vanished worlds.
Hardcover, 168 pages
Published September 1st 1999 by Time Life Medical (first published April 1999)
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Bec
Jul 01, 2017 rated it liked it
The pictures were nice.
Coleen Dailey
May 01, 2012 rated it it was amazing
O.K. so I know you're thinking this sounds like a children's book but really it isn't. I find Time-Life books to be a good overview of the period and the artwork is fantastic. Mostly reproductions of art that was done at or around the time. For a while it will be the closest I get to Florence. I also found out about some very interesting women that I am going to research more. This would have been a good time for a woman to be alive if she was from a wealthy family who would let her indulge her ...more
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Feb 27, 2016 rated it really liked it
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This was a fun boom to read. Not a whole lot of new information. I would have enjoyed a little more about the lives of women,even if it had to be extrapolated.
Are
Feb 04, 2009 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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There is a whole series of these books at the Provo library. It was just enough information to keep my interest peaked. I really enjoyed it.
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