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The Medici.

Author: Mary Hollingsworth
Publisher: London : Head of Zeus, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fresh telling of the rise and fall of the House of Medici, the family that dominated political and cultural life in Florence for three centuries.
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Hollingsworth, Mary.
Medici.
London : Head of Zeus, ©2017
Named Person: House of Medici; House of Medici
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Hollingsworth
ISBN: 1786691515 9781786691514
OCLC Number: 1006391021
Description: 1 online resource (441 pages)
Contents: ""Welcome Page""; ""About The Medici""; ""Contents""; ""Dedication""; ""Frontispiece""; ""A Note to the Reader""; ""Prologue: A City Under Siege""; ""Chapter 1: Migrants""; ""Chapter 2: Survivors""; ""Chapter 3: The Fortune""; ""Chapter 4: Politics""; ""Chapter 5: For Honour and Profit""; ""Chapter 6: The Republican Toga""; ""Chapter 7: The Succession Crisis""; ""Chapter 8: Youth at the Helm""; ""Chapter 9: Pride""; ""Chapter 10: Nemesis""; ""Chapter 11: Exile""; ""Chapter 12: Age of Gold""; ""Chapter 13: Age of Iron""; ""Chapter 14: Imperial Poodles""; ""Chapter 15: The New Augustus"" ""Chapter 16: Grand Duke""""Chapter 17: Adultery""; ""Chapter 18: Cardinal to Grand Duke""; ""Chapter 19: The Unlucky Prince""; ""Chapter 20: Science and Religion""; ""Chapter 21: Vanity""; ""Chapter 22: Extinction""; ""Epilogue: Revival""; ""Endpapers""; ""Genealogical Trees""; ""Maps""; ""Notes""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Index""; ""About Mary Hollingsworth""; ""An Invitation from the Publisher""

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