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The Resource April blood : Florence and the plot against the Medici, Lauro Martines

April blood : Florence and the plot against the Medici, Lauro Martines

Label
April blood : Florence and the plot against the Medici
Title
April blood
Title remainder
Florence and the plot against the Medici
Statement of responsibility
Lauro Martines
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of the world's leading historians of Renaissance Italy brings to life here the vibrant--and violent--society of fifteenth-century Florence. His disturbing narrative opens up an entire culture, revealing the dark side of Renaissance man and politician Lorenzo de' Medici. On a Sunday in April 1478, assassins attacked Lorenzo and his brother as they attended Mass in the cathedral of Florence. Lorenzo scrambled to safety as Giuliano bled to death on the cathedral floor. April Blood moves outward in time and space from that murderous event, unfolding a story of tangled passions, ambition, treac
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
MT4IT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Martines, Lauro
Dewey number
945/.5105
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DG737.9
LC item number
.M376 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medici, Lorenzo de'
  • Medici, House of
  • Statesmen
  • Nobility
  • Florence (Italy)
  • Medici, House of
  • Medici, Lorenzo de'
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Nobility
  • Statesmen
  • Italy
  • Intriges
  • Politiek
Label
April blood : Florence and the plot against the Medici, Lauro Martines
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 282-292) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Conspiracy -- Social Climbers -- Profile: Manetti -- The Pazzi Family -- Profile: Soderini -- Enter Lorenzo -- April Blood -- Assaulting the Body: 'Cannibalism' -- A Soldier Confesses -- Raging: Pope and Citizen -- The Pazzi Cursed -- Profile: Rinuccini -- Lorenzo: Lord and Citizen -- The Bottom Line
Control code
252666020
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 302 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195348439
Lccn
2002153155
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9e4c9d34-7270-4820-b353-59d111c525ee
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252666020
Label
April blood : Florence and the plot against the Medici, Lauro Martines
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 282-292) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Conspiracy -- Social Climbers -- Profile: Manetti -- The Pazzi Family -- Profile: Soderini -- Enter Lorenzo -- April Blood -- Assaulting the Body: 'Cannibalism' -- A Soldier Confesses -- Raging: Pope and Citizen -- The Pazzi Cursed -- Profile: Rinuccini -- Lorenzo: Lord and Citizen -- The Bottom Line
Control code
252666020
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 302 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195348439
Lccn
2002153155
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9e4c9d34-7270-4820-b353-59d111c525ee
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)252666020

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