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Filippo Strozzi And The Medici

ISBN 10 : 052108816X
ISBN 13 : 9780521088169

Filippo Strozzi (1489-1538), the Florentine aristocrat and banker, is usually remembered for the dramatic exploits at the end of his life. Forced into exile, he became an outspoken..


Lorenzo Di Filippo Strozzi And Niccolo Machiavelli

ISBN 10 : 9781442699489
ISBN 13 : 1442699485

By 1520, Niccolò Machiavelli’s life in Florence was steadily improving: he had achieved a degree of literary fame, and, following his removal from the Florentine Chancery by the..


Filippo Strozzi

ISBN 10 : OCLC:163308291
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Remembering The Renaissance

ISBN 10 : 9004109692
ISBN 13 : 9789004109698

This study, drawing extensively upon manuscript sources, provides the first comprehensive account of how Rome's humanist community coped with the 1527 sack of the city, an event tr..


Papal Banking In Renaissance Rome

ISBN 10 : 0754607321
ISBN 13 : 9780754607328

This work is concerned with the activities of the Florentine merchants active in Rome during the mid-sixteenth century, and their connections and relations with the Apostolic Chamb..


In Praise Of Commercial Culture

ISBN 10 : 0674001885
ISBN 13 : 9780674001886

Does a market economy encourage or discourage music, literature, and the visual arts? Do economic forces of supply and demand help or harm the pursuit of creativity? This book seek..


Art Of War

ISBN 10 : 0226500322
ISBN 13 : 9780226500324

Niccolò Machiavelli's Art of War is one of the world's great classics of military and political theory. Praised by the finest military minds in history and said to have influenced..