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The Borgias and their enemies : 1431-1519, Christopher Hibbert

Label
The Borgias and their enemies : 1431-1519
Title
The Borgias and their enemies
Title remainder
1431-1519
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Hibbert
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the Borgia family looks at the dynasty's rise to power from its Spanish roots, while profiling its powerful patriarch, Pope Alexander VI; his daughter, Lucrezia; and his ruthless son Cesare, the model for Machiavelli's "The Prince."
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
945.050922 HIB
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
general
Label
The Borgias and their enemies : 1431-1519, Christopher Hibbert
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The crumbling city -- Elections and celebrations -- A man of endless virility -- Servant of the servant of God -- Marriages and alliances -- The French in Rome -- The conquest of Naples -- The Borgia bull -- Father and children -- The Dominican Friar -- Murder -- Another husband for Lucrezia -- The unwanted Cardinal's hat -- Cesare's French bride -- Conquests -- Jubilee -- Duke of the Romagna -- The Naples Campaign -- The duke and the Borgia girl -- Frolics and festivities -- The new bride -- Castles and condottieri -- The death of the pope -- Conclaves -- Cesare at bay -- Duchess of Ferrara -- The end of the affair -- The death of the duchess -- Saints and sinners
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Mariner books ed.
Extent
vi, 328 pages
Isbn
9780547247816
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn768486933
  • (OCoLC)768486933
Label
The Borgias and their enemies : 1431-1519, Christopher Hibbert
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The crumbling city -- Elections and celebrations -- A man of endless virility -- Servant of the servant of God -- Marriages and alliances -- The French in Rome -- The conquest of Naples -- The Borgia bull -- Father and children -- The Dominican Friar -- Murder -- Another husband for Lucrezia -- The unwanted Cardinal's hat -- Cesare's French bride -- Conquests -- Jubilee -- Duke of the Romagna -- The Naples Campaign -- The duke and the Borgia girl -- Frolics and festivities -- The new bride -- Castles and condottieri -- The death of the pope -- Conclaves -- Cesare at bay -- Duchess of Ferrara -- The end of the affair -- The death of the duchess -- Saints and sinners
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Mariner books ed.
Extent
vi, 328 pages
Isbn
9780547247816
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocn768486933
  • (OCoLC)768486933

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