Heretics and heroes: how Renaissance artists and Reformation priests created our world

Book Cover
Average Rating
Series:
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
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 the Reformation (the late fourteenth to the early seventeenth century), so full of innovation and cultural change that the Western world would not experience its like again until the twentieth century. Beginning with the continent-wide disaster of the Black Death, Cahill traces the many developments in European thought and experience that served both the new humanism of the Renaissance and the seemingly abrupt religious alterations of the increasingly radical Reformation. This is an age of the most sublime artistic and scientific adventure, but also of newly powerful princes and armies and of newly found courage, as many thousands refuse to bow their heads to the religious pieties of the past.  It is an era of just-discovered continents and previously unknown peoples. More than anything, it is a time of individuality in which a whole culture must achieve a new balance if the West is to continue.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780385495578
9780385534161
9780307967527
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID ced023b3-4bd9-478c-9379-14035da0deef
Grouping Title heretics and heroes how renaissance artists and reformation priests created our world
Grouping Author cahill thomas
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-20 23:34:33PM
Last Indexed 2018-09-21 00:28:55AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Thomas Cahill
author_display Cahill, Thomas
available_at_catalog Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Inglewood, Main Kids, Main Library
collection_catalog Non-Fiction
detailed_location_catalog Edmondson Pike - Adult Non-Fiction, Goodlettsville - Adult Non-Fiction, Green Hills - Adult Non-Fiction, Inglewood - Adult Non-Fiction, Main Library - Adult Non-Fiction
display_description From the inimitable and bestselling author Thomas Cahill, another popular history, focusing on the Renaissance and Reformation and how this innovative period changed the Western world.
format_catalog Book, eAudiobook, eBook
format_category_catalog Audio Books, Books, eBook
id ced023b3-4bd9-478c-9379-14035da0deef
isbn 9780307967527, 9780385495578, 9780385534161
item_details ils:CARL0000420006|35192044915621|Green Hills - Adult Non-Fiction|940 C1327h|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GH||, ils:CARL0000420006|35192044915639|Green Hills - Adult Non-Fiction|940 C1327h|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||GH||, ils:CARL0000420006|35192044915654|Edmondson Pike - Adult Non-Fiction|940 C1327h|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||EP||, ils:CARL0000420006|35192044915670|Main Library - Adult Non-Fiction|940 C1327h|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||MN||, ils:CARL0000420006|35192044915688|Goodlettsville - Adult Non-Fiction|940 C1327h|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||GO||, ils:CARL0000420006|35192045420399|Inglewood - Adult Non-Fiction|940 C1327h|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||IN||, overdrive:56ca93fd-65dc-4760-8a1f-9808b5038f31|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,Kindle Book,OverDrive Read|Available Online||||, overdrive:f7059ece-44a3-4230-82d1-b30f0b679e28|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eAudiobook|Audio Books|1|false|true|OverDrive|||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook,OverDrive Listen|Checked Out||||
itype_catalog , Book
last_indexed 2018-09-21T05:28:55.498Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog 940 C1327h
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Edmondson Pike, Edmondson Pike Kids, Goodlettsville, Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Inglewood, Main Kids, Main Library
primary_isbn 9780385495578
publishDate 2013
record_details ils:CARL0000420006|Book|Books|First edition.|English|Nan A. Talese, Doubleday,|[2013]|xxi, 341 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm., overdrive:56ca93fd-65dc-4760-8a1f-9808b5038f31|eBook|eBook||English|Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group|2013|, overdrive:f7059ece-44a3-4230-82d1-b30f0b679e28|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group|2013|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:f7059ece-44a3-4230-82d1-b30f0b679e28 -1 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
overdrive:56ca93fd-65dc-4760-8a1f-9808b5038f31 -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000420006 35192044915639 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000420006 35192045420399 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000420006 35192044915621 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000420006 35192044915688 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
ils:CARL0000420006 35192044915670 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000420006 35192044915654 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
series Hinges of history
series_with_volume Hinges of history|6
subject_facet Ego (Psychology) -- History, Europe -- Civilization, Reformation, Renaissance
title_display Heretics and heroes : how Renaissance artists and Reformation priests created our world
title_full Heretics and Heroes How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World, Heretics and heroes : how Renaissance artists and Reformation priests created our world / Thomas Cahill
title_short Heretics and heroes :
title_sub how Renaissance artists and Reformation priests created our world
topic_facet Art, Civilization, Ego (Psychology), History, Nonfiction, Reformation, Renaissance