Results 1 – 30 of Renaissance Florence by Brucker, Gene A. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Get this from a library! Renaissance Florence. [Gene A Brucker]. The Civic World of Early Renaissance Florence Gene A. Brucker. Editions. Paperback. ISBN. pp. 6 x 9 1/4. Hardcover.

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Please try again later. The book has few illustrations, but has some photographs of the city, along with a map dating from the Renaissance period. Jul 30, Joe Matson rated it really liked it.

The Church and the Faith 6. Renaissance Florence, Updated edition. No trivia or rfnaissance yet. Would you also like to submit a review for this item? The style is easy, but sometimes flat, and tends to repetition. User Review – Flag as inappropriate hi my name is Florence and it is amazing to have my name named after a book a song and a place I am just so thrilled!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Publisher Synopsis “There is no other book about Florence in this period genr combines such a broad range of archival sources.

It includes an appendix that covers the years towhich calls the last year of the Republic. This is a seminal work on the subject of Renaissance Florence. When he discusses the economy and discusses the merchants, he is discussing the wealthy, upper class merchants and not the lowly shopkeeper.


Brucker does an excellent job of using the ample primary source materials located in Florence itself: User lists with this item 1 Things renaissahce Check Out 1 items by Lindseyhash11 updated Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

Alana White rated it it was amazing Nov 22, florfnce Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. While he has a rwnaissance essay and notes at the end of the book, there are no keyed footnotes or end notes to trace his sources. Similar Items Related Subjects: I think this quality is attributable to his reliance on primary, rather then secondary source material.

Renaissance Florence

This book is an in-depth analysis of that dynamic community, focusing primarily on the years in an examination of the clorence physical character, its economic and social structure and developments, its political and religious life, and its cultural achievement.

The book has a thorough analysis of particular issues, but these tend to be selective and specific to the author’s interests. Please enter your name. Jan 14, Mark Singer rated it really liked it Shelves: While he does occasionally refers to the lower classes, these are incidental, and he admits that the book is focused on the wealthy, not the poor.

Lists with This Book. Power, Money, and Ambition in the Italian Renaissance. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. The writing style is kind of old fashioned but readable nevertheless. Showing of 17 reviews. Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. The book is very informative about the social, cultural, and political aspects of Rensaissance Florence, but it is dry. Allow this favorite library to be egne by others Keep this favorite library private.


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Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. He also includes another essay, Notes on Florentine Scholarship, where he declares his book was both a synthesis and an exploration of significant themes in the Florentine experience.

Please enter recipient e-mail address es. Brucker doesn’t let his sources get in the way of readability.

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As I am in the middle on reading about Niccolo Machiavelli and the Italian Renaissance, I found this useful bruckfr the period background. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. A History of Florence, – Citations are based on reference standards. Add all three to Cart Add all three to List.