Articles with keyword "seventeenth century"
Before writing a single book, Bento de Spinoza was considered a dangerous thinker.
Smith's experiences as a pirate, mercenary, and Turkish slave prepare him to survive in the New World.
From Dreaming the English Renaissance: Politics and Desire in Court and Culture, published by Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
How Jill Lepore went from Harvard office temp to Harvard professor.
Within the culture of the Benin Empire, which thrived from the fifteenth through the nineteenth century in what is now southern Nigeria, only the oba, or sacred monarch, had the authority to