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Civilizations: Renaissances

Travel east and west— to Renaissance Italy and the Islamic empires of the 15th and 16th centuries.

civilizations1_renaissances_mosque_hero Dome inside the Suleymaniye Mosque (1550-1557) Sponsored by Sultan Suleyman - Istanbul, Turkey. (PHOTO: PBS)

Travel east and west to explore the connections and rivalries between Renaissance Italy and the Islamic empires that experienced their own cultural flowering in the 15th and 16th centuries. Both spheres were open to influences flowing both ways.

Civilizations, Tuesday at 8 p.m. on PBS 6.

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