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The Devil's Broker: Seeking Gold, God, and Glory in Fourteenth- Century Italy
Title:The Devil's Broker: Seeking Gold, God, and Glory in Fourteenth- Century Italy
Format Type:eBook PDF / e-Pub
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ISBN:0060777303
Number of Pages:416

The Best Bookstore Online Over 6 million PDF and 4.5 million eBooks to download now. Books by: Frances Stonor Saunders blockquote A vibrant history of Italy in the cataclysmic fourteenth century as seen through the life of a brilliant military strategist and bandit lord br br blockquote At the dawn of the Renaissance hordes of mercenaries swooped down on the opulent city states of Italy and commenced to drain them dry The greatest of all the bandits was Sir John Hawkwood an English expatriate and military genius who formed his own army cleverly pitted ancient rivals against one another held the Pope for ransom and set blood running in the streets br br In this gripping biography of the charismatic Hawkwood Frances Stonor Saunders illuminates the fourteenth century as a time of plague political schism and religious mania offset by a gargantuan appetite for spectacle and luxury Dazzling and addictively readable em The Devil s Broker em is a riveting account of the fortunes gained and lost in a tumultuous time

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