Rome Reborn: The Vatican Library & Renaissance Culture


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    John Garrett


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This web page, from the Library of Congress' Vatican Library Exhibit, offers information about the characteristics of Humanism, including wisdom, scholarship, linguistics, and literature. There are links to images of dozens of primary source documents including engravings, manuscripts, government documents, and more from this time period. This resource is referenced in the ReadWriteThink lesson titled "Renaissance Humanism in 'Hamlet' and 'The Birth of Venus'."

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    Grade: 9 to 12

    Topics: English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension, World History, History-Social Science


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