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The Resource Isabella d'Este and Francesco Gonzaga : power sharing at the Italian Renaissance Court, Sarah D.P. Cockram

Isabella d'Este and Francesco Gonzaga : power sharing at the Italian Renaissance Court, Sarah D.P. Cockram

Label
Isabella d'Este and Francesco Gonzaga : power sharing at the Italian Renaissance Court
Title
Isabella d'Este and Francesco Gonzaga
Title remainder
power sharing at the Italian Renaissance Court
Statement of responsibility
Sarah D.P. Cockram
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this first full length scholarly study of Isabella d'Este and Francesco Gonzaga, Sarah Cockram casts new light on a long misunderstood relationship and shows the couple's strategic teamwork in action. Drawing on largely unpublished archival material, she illuminates tactics of collaboration and double-dealing. She reveals sharing of authority; behind-the-scenes diplomatic activity; epistolary practices and dissimulation; network-building; sexual politics and seduction; court rivalries; Machiavellian intrigues and assassinations
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Cockram, Sarah D. P
Dewey number
945.281060922
Index
index present
LC call number
DG540.8.I7
LC item number
C62 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Women and Gender in the Early Modern World
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Isabella d'Este
  • Francesco
  • Mantua (Duchy)
  • Renaissance
  • Nobility
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Mantua (Duchy)
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Francesco
  • Isabella d'Este
  • HISTORY
  • Kings and rulers
  • Nobility
  • Politics and government
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Renaissance
  • Europe
  • Italy
Label
Isabella d'Este and Francesco Gonzaga : power sharing at the Italian Renaissance Court, Sarah D.P. Cockram
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Notes on Usage; List of Abbreviations; Acknowledgements; Photograph Credits; Introduction; 1. Letters and Lies; 2. Power Sharing; 3. The Elimination of Threats to the Marchesa's Authority; 4. Disgruntled Diplomats and Scissor Attacks: Divided Fronts in the Court Environment; 5. International Diplomacy: The Borgia Menace; 6. Overcoming Tension and Troubles; Conclusion; Appendix; Bibliography; Index
Control code
855504802
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (275 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299830103
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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514261
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855504802
Label
Isabella d'Este and Francesco Gonzaga : power sharing at the Italian Renaissance Court, Sarah D.P. Cockram
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; List of Illustrations; Notes on Usage; List of Abbreviations; Acknowledgements; Photograph Credits; Introduction; 1. Letters and Lies; 2. Power Sharing; 3. The Elimination of Threats to the Marchesa's Authority; 4. Disgruntled Diplomats and Scissor Attacks: Divided Fronts in the Court Environment; 5. International Diplomacy: The Borgia Menace; 6. Overcoming Tension and Troubles; Conclusion; Appendix; Bibliography; Index
Control code
855504802
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (275 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299830103
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
514261
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855504802

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