This period was the rebirth of humanism. Renaissance means rebirth or reconstruction.
When the Europeans sailed into the new world
Ferdinand Magellan starts the first circumnavigation of globe
Period of artistic style that used exaggerated motion and clear easily interpreted detail
African slaves brought to North America colony of Jamestown, Virginia
Pilgrims came on the Mayflower to Massachusetts in the new world
1/4 of jews are killed and many survivors move to Jerusalem