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A Sudden Terror

The Plot to Murder the Pope in Renaissance Rome

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$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674061811

Publication Date: 09/30/2011

Short

256 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

15 halftones

World

  • 1. Carnival to Lent
  • 2. The Price of Magnificence
  • 3. Lessons of Rebellions Past
  • 4. A Pagan Renaissance: Sodomy and the Classical Tradition
  • 5. Consorting with the Enemy: Mehmet II and the Ottoman Threat
  • 6. The Emperor’s Tomb
  • 7. Humanism Imprisoned
  • Epilogue
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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