Scarlet City The: A NOVEL OF 16TH CENTURY ITALY
Academy Chicago Publishers, 30 aug. 2005 - 368 pagina's
Although he bears one of the most notorious names in all of Italy, Giovanni Borgia doesn't know his parentage. Hella Haasse uses the Italian Wars as a backdrop for Giovanni's agonizing quest for his identity.
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[1498: Cesare Borgia, made a cardinal at age 17, resigns after the death of his
brother the Duke of Gandia. Becomes papal legate to the court of Louis XII with
whom he makes an alliance.] 1499: Louis XII of France invades Milan, after first ...
Rodrigo Borgia (1431-1503) POPE ALEXANDER VI 1492 Pedro Luis (14627-88)
First Duke of Gandia, 1485 (betrothed to Maria Enriquez) Isabella (14677-1541)
m. Pietro Matuzzi Girolama (14697-83) m. Gianandrea Cesarini Giovanni ...
The previous owners of the castle and estates, the Lords Varano, had been
murdered or driven away by Cesare; Pope Alexander issued a bull that made me
, the male heir of the Borgia family, Duke of Camerino. At the same time, I
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Against the turbulent backdrop of the Italian Wars (1494-1559) Haasse traces the lives and struggles of some of Italy's most famous citizens--Michelangelo Buonarroti, Niccolo Machiavelli, Vittoria ... Volledige review lezen
The Italian Wars
Pietro Aretino and Giovanni Borgia
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