Table of contents for Great lives from history. The Renaissance & early modern era, 1454-1600 / editors, Christina J. Moose, Frank N. Magill.

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Contents
Publisher's Note
Contributors
Key to Pronunciation
Complete List of Contents
List of Maps and Tables
Maps
Isaac ben Judah Abravanel
Barbe Acarie
José de Acosta
Adrian VI
Afonso I
Georgius Agricola
Akbar
Leon Battista Alberti
Afonso de Albuquerque
Mateo Alem n
Alexander VI
Duke of Alva
Pedro de Alvarado
Amina Sarauniya Zazzua
Andrea del Sarto
Isabella Andreini
Saint Angela Merici
Sofonisba Anguissola
Anne of Brittany
Anne of Cleves
Pietro Aretino
Ludovico Ariosto
Jacobus Arminius
Anne Askew
Askia Daud
Atahualpa
Babur
Francis Bacon
Vasco Núñez de Balboa
Barbarossa
Elizabeth B thory
Chevalier de Bayard
Bayezid II
Lady Margaret Beaufort
Francis Beaumont and John Fletcher
Giovanni Bellini
Pierre Belon
Bess of Hardwick
Boabdil
Sir Thomas Bodley
Anne Boleyn
Cesare Borgia
Lucrezia Borgia
Hieronymus Bosch
Sandro Botticelli
Sophie Brahe
Tycho Brahe
Donato Bramante
Pieter Bruegel, the Elder
Giordano Bruno
Martin Bucer
George Buchanan
William Byrd
þlvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca
John Cabot
Sebastian Cabot
Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo
John Calvin
Luís de Camþes
Caravaggio
Gerolamo Cardano
The Carracci Family
Jacques Cartier
Baldassare Castiglione
Catherine de Médicis
Catherine of Aragon
Saint Catherine of Genoa
Thomas Cavendish
William Caxton
William Cecil
Benvenuto Cellini
Miguel de Cervantes
Andrea Cesalpino
George Chapman
Charles the Bold
Charles V
Charles VII
Charles VIII
Clement VII
John Colet
Vittoria Colonna
Christopher Columbus
Nicolaus Copernicus
Francisco V squez de Coronado
Correggio
Hern n Cortés
Miles Coverdale
Pêro da Covilhþ
Lucas Cranach, the Elder
Thomas Cranmer
Thomas Cromwell
Cuauhtémoc
John Davis
John Dee
Deganawida
Diane de Poitiers
Bartolomeu Dias
John Dowland
Sir Francis Drake
Joachim du Bellay
Albrecht Dürer
Edward IV
Edward VI
Juan Sebasti n de Elcano
Elizabeth I
Desiderius Erasmus
Hieronymus Fabricius ab Aquapendente
Alessandro Farnese
Guy Fawkes
Ferdinand II and Isabella I
Marsilio Ficino
Saint John Fisher
Lavinia Fontana
Sir John Fortescue
Girolamo Fracastoro
Francis I
Frederick III
Sir Martin Frobisher
Leonhard Fuchs
Andrea Gabrieli
Giovanni Gabrieli
Vasco da Gama
Stephen Gardiner
Alberico Gentili
Conrad Gesner
Sir Humphrey Gilbert
William Gilbert
Giorgione
Boris Godunov
El Greco
Gregory XIII
Sir Richard Grenville
Lady Jane Grey
Edmund Grindal
Matthias Grünewald
Guacanagarí
Francesco Guicciardini
Charlotte Guillard
Gustav I Vasa
Richard Hakluyt
Catharina van Hemessen
Henry II
Henry III
Henry IV
Henry IV of Castile
Henry VI
Henry VII
Henry VIII
Juan de Herrera
Hiawatha
Hojo Ujimasa
Hans Holbein, the Younger
Richard Hooker
Hosokawa Gracia
François Hotman
Catherine Howard
Hu scar
Balthasar Hubmaier
Humayun
Ibrahim Lodi
Ibrahim Pasa
Saint Ignatius of Loyola
Isabella d'Este
Ivan the Great
Ivan the Terrible
James III
James IV
James V
Francisco Jiménez de Cisneros
Saint John of the Cross
John II
John III
Josquin des Prez
Julius II
Kalicho
Joseph ben Ephraim Karo
Kenau Hasselaer
John Knox
Krishnadevaraya
Aemilia Lanyer
Bartolomé de Las Casas
Orlando di Lasso
Hugh Latimer
Le Thanh Tong
Jacques Lefèvre d'Étaples
Miguel López de Legazpi
Earl of Leicester
Leo Africanus
Leo X
Leonardo da Vinci
Pierre Lescot
Michel de L'Hospital
Sir Thomas Littleton
Louis XI
Louis XII
Isaac ben Solomon Luria
Martin Luther
Niccolò Machiavelli
Ferdinand Magellan
Muhammad ibn 'Abd al-Karim al-Maghili
Sir Thomas Malory
Andrea Mantegna
Manuel I
Aldus Manutius
Luca Marenzio
Margaret of Austria
Margaret of Parma
Marguerite de Navarre
Doña Marina
Christopher Marlowe
Mary, Queen of Scots
Mary of Burgundy
Mary of Guise
Mary of Hungary
Mary I
Matthias I Corvinus
Maximilian I
Maximilian II
Cosimo I de' Medici
Lorenzo de' Medici
Mehmed II
Mehmed III
Philipp Melanchthon
Bernardino de Mendoza
Ana de Mendoza y de la Cerda
Pedro Menéndez de Avilés
Menno Simons
Gerardus Mercator
Michelangelo
Mohammed I Askia
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
Montezuma II
Sir Thomas More
Thomas Morley
Philippe de Mornay
Nanak
John Napier
Thomas Nashe
Saint Philip Neri
Nezahualcóyotl
Nicholas of Cusa
Nostradamus
Oda Nobunaga
Ogimachi
Oichi
Johan van Oldenbarnevelt
Grace O'Malley
Pachacuti
Sophia Palaeologus
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina
Andrea Palladio
Paracelsus
Matthew Parker
Catherine Parr
Paul III
Pemisapan
Georg von Peuerbach
Philip the Magnanimous
Philip II
Giovanni Pico della Mirandola
Piero della Francesca
The Pinzón Brothers
Tomé Pires
Pius II
Pius V
Francisco Pizarro
Juan Ponce de León
Qaytbay
François Rabelais
Sir Walter Ralegh
Peter Ramus
Raphael
Rheticus
Matteo Ricci
Richard III
Nicholas Ridley
Pierre de Ronsard
Rudolf II
First Earl of Salisbury
Jacopo Sansovino
Girolamo Savonarola
Joseph Justus Scaliger
Sebastian
Michael Servetus
Sesshu
Jane Seymour
Caterina Sforza
Ludovico Sforza
William Shakespeare
Sir Philip Sidney
Sigismund I, the Old
Sigismund II Augustus
Diego de Siloé
Sixtus IV
Sixtus V
First Duke of Somerset
Sonni 'Ali
Hernando de Soto
Edmund Spenser
Stephen B thory
Simon Stevin
Süleyman the Magnificent
Thomas Tallis
Niccolò Fontana Tartaglia
Tascalusa
Torquato Tasso
Saint Teresa of þvila
Tintoretto
Marietta Robusti Tintoretto
Titian
Tom s de Torquemada
Toyotomi Hideyoshi
The Tudor Family
William Tyndale
Giorgio Vasari
Vasily III
Paolo Veronese
Andrea del Verrocchio
Andreas Vesalius
Amerigo Vespucci
François Villon
Francisco de Vitoria
Vlad III the Impaler
Vladislav II
Wang Yangming
Earl of Warwick
William the Silent
Cardinal Thomas Wolsey
Saint Francis Xavier
Xiaozong
Zara Yaqob
Zhengde
Huldrych Zwingli
Rulers and Dynasties
Chronological List of Entries
Category Index
Geographical Index
Personages Index
Subject Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Biography -- 15th century.
Biography -- 16th century.
Renaissance.