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The Early Renaissance began in Florence, Italy, and marked a period of rebirth in classical art. Artists embraced the new spirit of humanism. Reason and science began to take over from the theology and focus on supernatural revelation of the Middle Ages. This new philosophy was reflected in painting
Playing 13 seasons with the Lakers, Magic Johnson was one of basketball's greatest players, ultimately leaving the game because he contracted HIV.
Major Figures in the Twenty-Second Book of the Iliad
Brief biographical information about about the second President of the United States, who served from 1797 to 1801.
Joseph Mallord William Turner was an English painter who lived from 1775 to 1851. Turner, who was also known for his oil painting, began as a watercolorist and did many studies of nature in this medium. The transparency of watercolor may have contributed to his revolutionary use of light and color,