Europe and the Islamic world, 1600 – 1800

The ever excellent Met Museum’s Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History has pulled together a set of materials that give a fascinating insight into some of the cultural interactions between Islam and Christendom during the age of reason – here.

‘Casanova in Paris: The Shadows of the King’ is freely available here.

Long form articles on Casanova’s life and times are freely available here.


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