A Short History of Renaissance and Reformation Europe (4th Edition)

3.58 avg rating
( 97 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780136056287: A Short History of Renaissance and Reformation Europe (4th Edition)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

A Short History of Renaissance and Reformation Europe: Dances over Fire and Water, 4/e serves as a concise introduction to some of the major personalities, issues, events, and ideas of the Renaissance and Reformation age. The prose-like writing, highly regarded by faculty and students alike, flows without frequent interruption by jargon or foreign terms. This brief introduction of the Renaissance and Reformation age is the perfect text for the instructor who would like to supplement his/her course with additional readers or other material.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

A Short History of Renaissance and Reformation Europe, Fourth Edition 

Dances over Fire and Water

 

Jonathan W. Zophy

 

This concise survey makes the exciting history of Europe in the age of the Renaissance and Reformation come alive to readers.  It is the first textbook on Europe between 1300 and 1700 to focus on gender as a significant issue for historical analysis.  Author Jonathan W. Zophy introduces major events and personalities of the period as well as its cultural, economic, religious, political, and social developments.  Taking a biographical approach, the book discusses ideas and artistic creations in their human and social contexts.

 

New to the Fourth Edition

  •  A full-color portfolio featuring sixteen important Renaissance works of art
  • A reorganized Chapter Four that highlight the centrality of Florence for the Renaissance.
  • Pivotal events, such as the voyages of exploration, placed in a more global context.
  • Recent developments in scholarship have been incorporated in each chapter.
  • The “Further Reading” sections have been updated to reflect the latest developments in the field.

 

Jonathan W. Zophy is a professor of history at the University of Houston-Clear Lake, where he teaches courses in Renaissance and Reformation history.  A winner of several teaching awards, his previous books are: Patriarchal Politics and Christoph Kress (1484-1535) of Nuremberg, The Social History of the Reformation (edited with Lawrence P. Buck), The Holy Roman Empire: A Dictionary Handbook, and An Annotated Bibliography of the Holy Roman Empire.

 

CourseSmart Textbooks Online is an exciting new choice for students looking to save money. As an alternative to purchasing the print textbook, students can subscribe to the same content online and save up to 50% off the suggested list price of the print text. With a CourseSmart eTextbook, students can search the text, make notes online, print out reading assignments that incorporate lecture notes, and bookmark important passages for later review. For more information, or to subscribe to the CourseSmart eTextbook, visit www.coursesmart.com.

 

Please contact your local Pearson representative about discounts when copies of A Short History of Renaissance and Reformaation Europe, Fourth Edition are bundled with titles from the Penguin Classics.  For a complete listing, go to www.penguinclassics.com.

 

 

Pearson/Prentice Hall

Upper Saddle River, NJ 07458

www.prenhall.com

 

About the Author:

Jonathan W. Zophy is a professor of history at the University of Houston-Clear Lake, where he teaches courses in Renaissance and Reformation history.  A winner of several teaching awards, his previous books are: Patriarchal Politics and Christoph Kress (1484-1535) of Nuremberg, The Social History of the Reformation (edited with Lawrence P. Buck), The Holy Roman Empire: A Dictionary Handbook, and An Annotated Bibliography of the Holy Roman Empire.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 110.80
US$ 117.49

Convert currency

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.

Destination, rates & speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Jonathan W. Zophy
Published by Pearson (2008)
ISBN 10: 0136056288 ISBN 13: 9780136056287
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2008. Paperback. Condition: New. 4. Seller Inventory # DADAX0136056288

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 117.49
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Jonathan W. Zophy
Published by Pearson Education (US), United States (2008)
ISBN 10: 0136056288 ISBN 13: 9780136056287
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education (US), United States, 2008. Paperback. Condition: New. 4th edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. A Short History of Renaissance and Reformation Europe: Dances over Fire and Water, 4/e serves as a concise introduction to some of the major personalities, issues, events, and ideas of the Renaissance and Reformation age. The prose-like writing, highly regarded by faculty and students alike, flows without frequent interruption by jargon or foreign terms. This brief introduction of the Renaissance and Reformation age is the perfect text for the instructor who would like to supplement his/her course with additional readers or other material. Seller Inventory # BZV9780136056287

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 133.42
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Jonathan W. Zophy
Published by Pearson Education (US), United States (2008)
ISBN 10: 0136056288 ISBN 13: 9780136056287
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education (US), United States, 2008. Paperback. Condition: New. 4th edition. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. A Short History of Renaissance and Reformation Europe: Dances over Fire and Water, 4/e serves as a concise introduction to some of the major personalities, issues, events, and ideas of the Renaissance and Reformation age. The prose-like writing, highly regarded by faculty and students alike, flows without frequent interruption by jargon or foreign terms. This brief introduction of the Renaissance and Reformation age is the perfect text for the instructor who would like to supplement his/her course with additional readers or other material. Seller Inventory # BZV9780136056287

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 136.86
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Jonathan W. Zophy
Published by Pearson (2008)
ISBN 10: 0136056288 ISBN 13: 9780136056287
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2008. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0136056288

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 156.18
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Zophy, Jonathan W.
Published by Prentice Hall (2008)
ISBN 10: 0136056288 ISBN 13: 9780136056287
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall, 2008. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. 4th edition. 368 pages. 9.50x6.75x0.50 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # zk0136056288

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 185.94
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.79
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

Zophy, Jonathan W.
Published by Pearson (2008)
ISBN 10: 0136056288 ISBN 13: 9780136056287
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Davinci Book Company, Inc
(Midland Park, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2008. Paperback. Condition: New. NEW TEXTBOOK-SHIPS WITH EMAILED TRACKING. Seller Inventory # Sep18-9780136056287

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 330.26
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

7.

Jonathan W. Zophy
Published by Pearson (2008)
ISBN 10: 0136056288 ISBN 13: 9780136056287
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books Express
(Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2008. Paperback. Condition: New. 4. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0136056288n

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 363.21
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

8.

Zophy, Jonathan W.
Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0136056288 ISBN 13: 9780136056287
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0136056288 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW7.3003063

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 366.65
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds