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The Judgment of Paris

The Judgment of Paris

by Ross King

While the Civil War raged in America, another very different revolution was beginning to take shape across the Atlantic, in the studios of Paris: The artists who would make Impressionism the most popular art form in history were showing their first pa...

Narrator: Tristan Layton
Published: 01/10/2006
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Machiavelli

Machiavelli

by Ross King

Part of the acclaimed Eminent Lives series, Machiavelli is a superb portrait of the brilliant and revolutionary political philosopher—history’s most famous theorist of “warfare, terror, murder, and bloodshed”—and the age ...

Narrator: Tim Reynolds
Published: 07/12/2016
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Michelangelo and the Popes Ceiling

Michelangelo and the Popes Ceilin...

by Ross King

In 1508, despite strong advice to the contrary, the powerful Pope Julius II commissioned Michelangelo to paint the ceiling of the newly restored Sistine Chapel. With little experience as a painter (though famed for his sculptureDavid), Michelangelo wa...

Narrator: Alan Sklar
Published: 01/01/2003
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