The scarlet city: a novel of 16th-century Italy
Academy Chicago Publishers, 1990 - 367 pagina's
In this masterly novel, Hella Haasse, the author of last year's bestselling takes readers to a 16th-century Italy torn by the savage violence of war and by sinister intrigues for power, and Giovanni Borgia's agonizing search for his true origins.
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Vittoria Colonna 63 V. Niccol˛ Machiavelli to Francesco Guicciardini 87 VI.
Giovanni Borgia 97 VII. Vittoria Colonna 131 Vili. Francesco Guicciardini to
Niccol˛ Machiavelli 143 IX. Giovanni Borgia 151 X. Pietro Aretino and Giovanni
Borgia 203 ...
They said that Morone is contacting influential men in the Emperor's party, one
after the other, to make sure that Francesco Sforza has the proper support to win
the dukedom of Milan. Francesco is yet another Sforza, the younger brother of ...
Niccold Machiavelli to Francesco Guicciardini Excellency, when this message
reaches you in Piacenza, I'll just have left Florence on my way to your
headquarters as envoy of the Signoria. They have someone else in mind to take
my place as ...
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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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