"Medici: Godfathers of the Renaissance" Comes to PBS

The rise of the Medici Family and its "creation" of the Renaissance is the subject of a four-hour series to begin airing on PBS February 11, 2004. "The Medici nutured the greatest artists and thinkers of their age for the greater glory of the family. This explosion of art and ideas known as the Renaissance shattered the Medieval world. The Medici changed our world. They were the godfathers of the Renaissance."

Set your VCRs to tape this four-hour series that explores the influence of the Medici Family on the Medieval World. The series begins February 11 and 18, 2004.

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