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The Resource Re-orienting the Renaissance : cultural exchanges with the East, edited by Gerald MacLean ; foreword by William Dalrymple

Re-orienting the Renaissance : cultural exchanges with the East, edited by Gerald MacLean ; foreword by William Dalrymple

Label
Re-orienting the Renaissance : cultural exchanges with the East
Title
Re-orienting the Renaissance
Title remainder
cultural exchanges with the East
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gerald MacLean ; foreword by William Dalrymple
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book explores how the Renaissance entailed a global exchange of goods, skills and ideas between East and West, and how the rebirth of European civilisation came from its roots in classical Greece and Imperial Rome
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
CB361
LC item number
.R48 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
MacLean, Gerald M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Renaissance
  • East and West
Label
Re-orienting the Renaissance : cultural exchanges with the East, edited by Gerald MacLean ; foreword by William Dalrymple
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / George MacLean -- The status of the Oriental traveller in Renaissance Venice / Deborah Howard -- St George between East and West / Jerry Brotton -- Mummy is become merchandise / Philip Schwyzer -- A double perspective and a lost rivalry / Barnaby Rogerson -- The French Renaissance in search of the Ottoman empire / Philip Mansel -- Petrarch and 'that mad dog Averroes' / Robert Irwin -- Arab views of Europeans, 1578-1727 / Nabil Matar -- The treacherous cleverness of hindsight / Caroline Finkel
Control code
ocm60359634
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 187 p.
Isbn
9781403992338
Lccn
2005048767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Re-orienting the Renaissance : cultural exchanges with the East, edited by Gerald MacLean ; foreword by William Dalrymple
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / George MacLean -- The status of the Oriental traveller in Renaissance Venice / Deborah Howard -- St George between East and West / Jerry Brotton -- Mummy is become merchandise / Philip Schwyzer -- A double perspective and a lost rivalry / Barnaby Rogerson -- The French Renaissance in search of the Ottoman empire / Philip Mansel -- Petrarch and 'that mad dog Averroes' / Robert Irwin -- Arab views of Europeans, 1578-1727 / Nabil Matar -- The treacherous cleverness of hindsight / Caroline Finkel
Control code
ocm60359634
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 187 p.
Isbn
9781403992338
Lccn
2005048767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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