«It was the time which called for giants and produced giants…” Friedrich Engels
Magellan, Vasco da Gama, Columbus Bourgeois ( middle class ) New (middle) class appeared, which changed the economic system The invention of printing Great geographical discoveries Gutenberg The recognition of Copernican system of astronomy Copernic
Queen Elizabeth I We call her reign ELIZABETHAN AGE… The golden age of English literature, arts and theatre.
The English poets and dramatists popularized much of the new learning, they showed the life as it really was. Famous writers of this period are Thomas More, Christopher Marlowe and Edmund Spenser.
William Shakespeare “Sweet Swan of Avon” The immortal poet of nature “Our pleasant Willy” The Great Unknown