Medici AUTHOR Mary Hollingsworth Free read ´ PDF eBook or Kindle ePUB

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Ng its hereditary dukes Among their number were no fewer than three popes and a powerful and influential ueen of France Their patronage brought about an explosion of Florentine art and architecture Michelangelo Donatello Fra Angelico and Leonardo are among the artists with whom they were associated Thus runs the 'received view' of the Medi. Very well written giving an excellent insight into the Medici era Enjoyed enormously Would recommend

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Medici AUTHOR Mary HollingsworCi Mary Hollingsworth argues that the idea that they were wise rulers and enlightened fathers of the Renaissance is a fiction that has acuired the status of historical fact In truth the Medici were as devious and immoral as the Borgias tyrants loathed in the city they illegally made their own and which they beggared in their lust for power. I found this book fascinating and informative It is well written and makes the subject accessible to a layman like me Makes me want to visit Florence

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Medici AUTHOR Mary Hollingsworth Free read ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ñ ☂ [PDF / Epub] ☁ Medici By Mary Hollingsworth ✐ – Eyltransferservices.co.uk A fresh telling of the rise and fall of the House of Medici the family that dominated political and cultural life in Florence for three A fresh telling of the rise and fall of the House of Medici the family that dominated political and cultural life in Florence for three centuriesHaving founded the bank that became the most powerful in Europe in the fifteenth century the Medici gained political power in Florence raising the city to a peak of cultural achievement and becomi. I have given several copies to others who have all said that this is well above average and very readableIt is amazing that it took so long for someone to concentrate on the familyEveryone with an interest in the period should read it