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The Borgias : the hidden history, G.J. Meyer

Label
The Borgias : the hidden history
Title
The Borgias
Title remainder
the hidden history
Statement of responsibility
G.J. Meyer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Title
The Borgias
Creator
Summary
Published to coincide with the upcoming new season of the Showtime series, The Borgias, the acclaimed author of The Tudors introduces the members of one of the most notorious families in European history during an era of unparalleled beauty, terror and intrigue
Subject
Genre
Biography type
collective biography
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10171920
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 945.060922
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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the hidden history
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the hidden history
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G.J. Meyer
Label
The Borgias : the hidden history, G.J. Meyer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [451]-455) and index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Prologue: One Whom All Did Fear -- Part One. Alonso, From Out of Nowhere -- A Most Improbable Pope -- Background: The Road to Rome -- Surprises, Disappointments, Hope -- Background: Il Regno-The Kingdom -- Pope and King, Friends No More -- Background: Amazing Italy -- Family Matters -- Background: The Men in the Red Hats -- The End of the Beginning -- Part Two. Rodrigo, A Long Apprenticeship -- Surviving -- Background: The Eternal City, Eternally Reborn -- Pius II : Troubles Rumored and Real -- Background: Il Papa -- Paul II : The Poisoned Chalice -- Background: The Inextinguishable Evil-Heads -- Sixtus IV : Disturbing the Peace -- Background: War, Italian Style -- Innocent VIII : Plumbing the Depths -- Part Three. Alexander, Pope At Last -- The Best Man for the Job -- Background: Madness and Milan -- The Coming of the French -- Background: Florence : An Anti-Renaissance -- The French Depart -- Background: The Paternity Question : An "Apology" -- A Shattering Loss -- Background: The Young Ones -- Valentino -- Part Four. Cesare, Caesar or Nothing -- The Landscape Changes -- Background: Venice, Serene No More -- Conqueror -- Background: The Angel's Castle -- "Longing for Greatness and Renown" -- Background: The Newest Profession -- Settling Scores -- Background: The Great Discoveries -- Man of Destiny -- Background: Superstitions : Another Side of the Renaissance -- Alone -- Aftermath -- Examining Old Assumptions
Control code
800040049
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxx, 478 pages
Isbn
9780345526915
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2012037777
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
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System control number
(OCoLC)800040049

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