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Renaissance Project Assignment








De Sphaera, a 15th century illuminated manuscript by Lombard..

Work in your group to learn as much as you can about one of the following topics.

  • Entertainment
  • Religion
  • Dress,
  • Food,
  • Jobs
  • Art
  • Architecture
  • Science



    Britannica Encyclopedia Online

    Your best source for industry (jobs), and theatre, music, and other entertainment topics


      This eBook will cover all of the above topics.

      Click here to open eBook.

      Use the search box on the left to find specific topics within the book.

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      The Renaissance - Paul F. Grendler
      ISBN: 9780684312811
      Publication Date: 2003-11-14


      Art and Science in the Renaissance

      Click here to find the section on Renaissance Arts and Science.

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      Renaissance and Reformation Reference Library - Laurel Corona
      ISBN: 9780787654665
      Publication Date: 2002-07-12


      Books from the SCHS Library - click on the arrow to see the books. Stop in the library to check them out!

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      SCHS eBooks


      Use the Virtual Library Search Widget below. These ebooks do not need to be checked out.  They are available to all students (24/7). Type renaissance into the search widget and click on the gold link to open the book. Check the index for links to specific topics within the book.


      Good source for information about food

      Click here  to open eBook.

      Your will find an entire section on Renaissance banquets.

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      Encyclopedia of Food and Culture - Solomon H. Katz (Editor); William Woys Weaver (Editor)
      ISBN: 9780684805689
      Publication Date: 2002-12-17


      Modern World History - Your #1 Source for all Things Renaissance

      Type your topic in the search box.  Be sure to include the word renaissance in your search.  Example:  Renaissance Architecture


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      Renaissance Information in a Student Friendly Format


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      Religion in the Renaissance

      Click here for information on religion of the European renaissance 

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      Arts and Humanities Through the Eras - Edward Bleiberg
      ISBN: 9780787656959
      Publication Date: 2004-10-15


      Clothing Styles

      Click here for styles of clothing during the Renaissance.

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      Arts and Humanities Through the Eras - Edward Bleiberg
      ISBN: 9780787656959
      Publication Date: 2004-10-15


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