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A history of Italy

Author: Claudia Baldoli
Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009
Series: Palgrave essential histories
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Summary: Intertwining the history of art, literature, food, music and religion, Baldoli explores Italy's history from the Middle Ages to the present. The book offers an insight into continuities across past and present day Italian culture, politics, and identity, drawing on a range of recent historiography and contemporary sources.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Claudia Baldoli
ISBN: 9781403986153 1403986150 9781403986160 1403986169
OCLC Number: 475748106
Notes: The 'barbarian' Middle Ages : invasions, culture, religion. The Middle Ages of the cities. The Middle Ages of the courts. Renaissance Italy : from the European model to the 'end of Italy'?. Under popes and distant kings : Italy in the age of the Baroque. A national melodrama : the epic of the Risorgimento. Liberal Italy. From hunger to hedonism : Italy in the twentieth century
Description: xix, 337 s. : ill.
Contents: Acknowledgements.- List of Maps, Chronologies, Windows and Illustations.- Introduction.- The 'Barbarian' Middle Ages: Invasions, Culture, Religion.- The Middle Ages of the Cities.- The Middle Ages of the Courts.- Renaissance Italy: From the European Model to the 'End of Italy'?.- Under Popes and Distant Kings.- A National Melorama: The Epic of the Risorgimento.- Liberal Italy.- From Hunger to Hedonism: Italy in the Twentieth Century.- Conclusion.- Select Bibliography.- Index.
Series Title: Palgrave essential histories
Responsibility: Claudia Baldoli

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