Renaissance and Reformation
Introduction to the Renaissance
Your Guide examines the birth of the modern world.
Causes of the Renaissance
A look at the multiple, interlinked causes of the Renaissance.
A timeline of key dates to accompany your reading on the Renaissance.
Overview of the Reformation
A one page introduction to the Protestant Reformation.
Origin of the word Protestant
It's such a common word now, but do you know how it originated?
Gutenberg, Moveable Type and the Printing Press
Gutenberg invented one of the key tools of the modern age: moveable type and the printing press for it.
The Northern Renaissance
The Northern Renaissance is often said to rival the Italian one for its influence across history.