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The Ugly Renaissance
The Ugly Renaissance
Written by Alexander Lee, Read by Arthur Morey
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804191135
Our Price: $25.00

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The Ugly Renaissance
Sex, Greed, Violence and Depravity in an Age of Beauty
Written by Alexander Lee
Read by Arthur Morey


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $25.00

A fascinating and counterintuitive portrait of the sordid, hidden world behind the dazzling artwork of Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Botticelli, and more 

Renowned as a period of cultural rebirth and artistic innovation, the Renaissance is cloaked in a unique aura of beauty and brilliance. Its very name conjures up awe-inspiring images of... Read more >
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The Ugly Renaissance
The Ugly Renaissance
Written by Alexander Lee
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385536592
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The Ugly Renaissance
Sex, Greed, Violence and Depravity in an Age of Beauty
Written by Alexander Lee


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $30.00

A fascinating and counterintuitive portrait of the sordid, hidden world behind the dazzling artwork of Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Botticelli, and more 

Renowned as a period of cultural rebirth and artistic innovation, the Renaissance is cloaked in a unique aura of beauty and brilliance. Its very name conjures up awe-inspiring images of... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.
The Ugly Renaissance
The Ugly Renaissance
Written by Alexander Lee
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385536608
Our Price: $14.99
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The Ugly Renaissance
Sex, Greed, Violence and Depravity in an Age of Beauty
Written by Alexander Lee


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $14.99

A fascinating and counterintuitive portrait of the sordid, hidden world behind the dazzling artwork of Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Botticelli, and more 

Renowned as a period of cultural rebirth and artistic innovation, the Renaissance is cloaked in a unique aura of beauty and brilliance. Its very name conjures up awe-inspiring images of... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a hardcover.
Heretics and Heroes
Heretics and Heroes
Written by Thomas Cahill
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385495585
Our Price: $16.95
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Heretics and Heroes
How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World
Written by Thomas Cahill


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $16.95

In Volume VI of his acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill guides us through a time so full of innovation that the Western world would not again experience its like until the twentieth century: the new humanism of the Renaissance and the radical religious alterations of the Reformation.
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Heretics and Heroes
Heretics and Heroes
Written by Thomas Cahill, Read by Thomas Cahill
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307967497
Our Price: $40.00
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Heretics and Heroes
How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World
Written by Thomas Cahill
Read by Thomas Cahill


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $40.00

From the inimitable bestselling author Thomas Cahill, another popular history—this one focusing on how the innovations of the Renaissance and the Reformation changed the Western world. A truly revolutionary book.
 
In Volume VI of his acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill guides us through the thrilling period of the Renaissance and... Read more >
Heretics and Heroes
Heretics and Heroes
Written by Thomas Cahill
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385495578
Our Price: $29.95
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Heretics and Heroes
How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World
Written by Thomas Cahill


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $29.95

From the inimitable bestselling author Thomas Cahill, another popular history—this one focusing on how the innovations of the Renaissance and the Reformation changed the Western world. A truly revolutionary book.
 
In Volume VI of his acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill guides us through the thrilling period of the Renaissance and... Read more >
Heretics and Heroes
Heretics and Heroes
Written by Thomas Cahill
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385534161
Our Price: $13.99
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Heretics and Heroes
How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World
Written by Thomas Cahill


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $13.99

From the inimitable bestselling author Thomas Cahill, another popular history—this one focusing on how the innovations of the Renaissance and the Reformation changed the Western world. A truly revolutionary book.
 
In Volume VI of his acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill guides us through the thrilling period of the Renaissance and... Read more >
Heretics and Heroes
Heretics and Heroes
Written by Thomas Cahill, Read by Thomas Cahill
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307967503
Our Price: $20.00

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Heretics and Heroes
How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World
Written by Thomas Cahill
Read by Thomas Cahill


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $20.00

From the inimitable bestselling author Thomas Cahill, another popular history—this one focusing on how the innovations of the Renaissance and the Reformation changed the Western world. A truly revolutionary book.
 
In Volume VI of his acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill guides us through the thrilling period of the Renaissance and... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
The Lost Battles
The Lost Battles
Written by Jonathan Jones
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307741783
Our Price: $17.00
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The Lost Battles
Leonardo, Michelangelo and the Artistic Duel That Defined the Renaissance
Written by Jonathan Jones


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $17.00

In 1504, the informal rivalry between two of the most celebrated artists in Florence became a direct competition. Michelangelo was commissioned to paint a scene from the ancient battle of Cascina on a wall of the Palazzo Vecchio—in the same room where Leonardo da Vinci had already been commissioned to paint...

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The Lost Battles
The Lost Battles
Written by Jonathan Jones
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307961013
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The Lost Battles
Leonardo, Michelangelo, and the Artistic Duel That Defined the Renaissance
Written by Jonathan Jones


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $13.99

From one of Britain’s most respected and acclaimed art historians, art critic of The Guardian—the galvanizing story of a sixteenth-century clash of titans, the two greatest minds of the Renaissance, working side by side in the same room in a fierce competition: the master Leonardo da Vinci, commissioned by the Florentine... Read more >
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Sacred Trash
Sacred Trash
Written by Adina Hoffman and Peter Cole
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780805242584
Our Price: $26.95
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Sacred Trash
The Lost and Found World of the Cairo Geniza
Written by Adina Hoffman and Peter Cole


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $26.95

NATIONAL JEWISH BOOK AWARD FINALIST

Part of the Jewish Encounter series

One May day in 1896, at a dining-room table in Cambridge, England, a meeting took place between a Romanian-born maverick Jewish intellectual and twin learned Presbyterian Scotswomen, who had assembled to inspect several pieces of rag paper and parchment. It was the...

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Master of Shadows
Master of Shadows
Written by Mark Lamster
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307387356
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Master of Shadows
The Secret Diplomatic Career of the Painter Peter Paul Rubens
Written by Mark Lamster


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $17.00

Although his popularity is eclipsed by Rembrandt today, Peter Paul Rubens was revered by his contemporaries as the greatest painter of his era, if not of all history.  His undeniable artistic genius, bolstered by a modest disposition and a reputation as a man of tact and discretion, made him a favorite...

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Master of Shadows
Master of Shadows
Written by Mark Lamster
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385532235
Our Price: $14.99
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Master of Shadows
The Secret Diplomatic Career of the Painter Peter Paul Rubens
Written by Mark Lamster


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: October 20, 2009
Price: $14.99

Although his popularity is eclipsed by Rembrandt today, Peter Paul Rubens was revered by his contemporaries as the greatest painter of his era, if not of all history.  His undeniable artistic genius, bolstered by a modest disposition and a reputation as a man of tact and discretion, made him a favorite...

Read more >
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Dark Water
Dark Water
Written by Robert Clark
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767926492
Our Price: $16.00
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Dark Water
Art, Disaster, and Redemption in Florence
Written by Robert Clark


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: October 6, 2009
Price: $16.00

Birthplace of Michelangelo and home to untold masterpieces, Florence is a city for art lovers. But on November 4, 1966, the rising waters of the Arno threatened to erase over seven centuries of history and human achievement.

Now Robert Clark explores the Italian city’s greatest flood and its aftermath through the... Read more >
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