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The Resource The Borgias, Ivan Cloulas ; translated by Gilda Roberts

The Borgias, Ivan Cloulas ; translated by Gilda Roberts

Label
The Borgias
Title
The Borgias
Statement of responsibility
Ivan Cloulas ; translated by Gilda Roberts
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Traces the meteoric rise & eventual fall of this most famous/infamous family of Renaissance Italy: Alonso & his unscrupulous nephew Rodrigo; the amoral Cesare, the model for Macchiavelli's perfect prince; & Lucrezia, political pawn in her family's deadly game of influence-peddling
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cloulas, Ivan
Dewey number
  • 945/.06/0922
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
DG463.8.B7
LC item number
C5613 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
active 14th century-18th century)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Borgia (Family :
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Borgia family
  • Borgia family
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Nobility
  • Nobility
  • Italy
Label
The Borgias, Ivan Cloulas ; translated by Gilda Roberts
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Les Borgia
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-374) 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
Prologue. The Borgias and our time -- The rise of the Borgia family. Valencia and Aragon : the Borigas' roots in Spain -- The Borgias arrive in Rome : pontificate of Calixtus III -- Cardinal Rodrigo's charmed career -- The reign of Alexander VI. On Olympian heights -- The weapon of ruse -- The enfants terribles -- The advent of Cesare -- Royal advance -- Appointments with the devil -- Rays of the setting sun. The lone wolf -- The beautiful lady of Ferrara -- A triumph in heaven -- Epilogue. The Borgias throughout the ages
Control code
ocm18961252
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 388 pages
Isbn
9780531151013
Lccn
88034560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)18961252
Label
The Borgias, Ivan Cloulas ; translated by Gilda Roberts
Publication
Note
Translation of: Les Borgia
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-374) 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
Prologue. The Borgias and our time -- The rise of the Borgia family. Valencia and Aragon : the Borigas' roots in Spain -- The Borgias arrive in Rome : pontificate of Calixtus III -- Cardinal Rodrigo's charmed career -- The reign of Alexander VI. On Olympian heights -- The weapon of ruse -- The enfants terribles -- The advent of Cesare -- Royal advance -- Appointments with the devil -- Rays of the setting sun. The lone wolf -- The beautiful lady of Ferrara -- A triumph in heaven -- Epilogue. The Borgias throughout the ages
Control code
ocm18961252
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 388 pages
Isbn
9780531151013
Lccn
88034560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)18961252

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