Reformation

Business / Real Estate / Reformation: An action by a court to revise a contract to read as it was intended by the parties to read rather than as stated.

Council Of Trent

Entertainment / Music / Council Of Trent: A council of the Roman Catholic Church that convened in Trent, Italy from 1543 to 1565 and dealt with Counter-Reformation issues, including the reform of liturgical music. MORE

Printing Press

Entertainment / Literature / Printing Press: Chinese and Japanese inventors developed simple printing techniques centuries earlier in monasteries, but in the 1440s and 1450s, Europe developed printing independently. Even though forerunners of th MORE

Colonial Period

Entertainment / Literature / Colonial Period: American and British historians use this term somewhat differently. American scholars usually use the term 'colonial period' to refer to the years in the American colonies before the American Revoluti MORE

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