The Renaissance, 1st Edition

  • Tom Streissguth
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  • ISBN-10: 0737746238
  • ISBN-13: 9780737746235
  • DDC: 940.2103
  • Grade Level Range: 10th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 353 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released March 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Each volume in The Greenhaven Encyclopedia Of series provides an abundance of information on a particular historical era or topic. Compelling entries present definitions of important terms, biographies of central figures, and brief narratives of pivotal events that transformed civilizations and nations. Students will find quick and easily accessible answers to the difficult questions that arise while researching events, personalities, and issues of the past. The Greenhaven Encyclopedia Of series offers students an open window on the world of the past.

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Features and Benefits

  • Extensive book and periodical bibliographies and a list of organizations to contact are also included.
  • A comprehensive bibliography offers further avenues for research.


""This encyclopedia provides a brief, but thorough overview of the Renaissance." --Library Media Connection, August/September 2008

— Library Media Connection

"This is a ready-reference resource, alphabetically arranged, that provides introductory information on more than 250 key historical figures, significant events events and influential ideas from the European Renaissance. The language will be accessible to most high school students. This volume is recommended..." --Doug's Student Reference Room, July 2008

— Doug's Student Reference Room