When we think of a troubadour what usually comes to mind is a lovestruck fellow serenading his sweetheart and hoping she'll appear on the balcony
Poet,writer and political thinker also was a medieval Italian poet.
English poet remembered as author of the Canterbury tales
The doctrine that people's duty is to promote human welfare
Italian navigator who discovered the new world in the service of Spain while looking for a new route to China
A statesmen Florence who advocate central government
Italian statesman and scholar who supported many artists and humanists including Michelangelo I Leonardo and Botticelli
His work is admired for its clarity of form, ease of composition, and visual achievement of the Neoplatonic ideal of human grandeur. Together with Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci, he forms the traditional trinity of great masters of that period.
Spanish writer best remembered for don Quixote which satirizes chivalry and influenced the development of the novel form
English poet and dramatist considered one of the greatest English writers.he famous for some of the following like Romeo and Juliet,Mac Beth and others
According to this author " Considered one of the first of the British empiricists, following the tradition of Sir Francis Bacon, he is equally important to social contract theory. His work greatly affected the development of epistemology and political philosophy. His writings influenced Voltaire and Rousseau, many Scottish Enlightenment thinkers, as well as the American revolutionaries. "