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Five hundred years after the death in Florence of the Dominican preacher Girolamo Savonarola, this collection of essays reassesses his impact on the politics and culture of the Italian states both during the friar's public career and in the broader context of the invasion and occupation of those states by non-Italian powers. Savonarola was a pivotal figure in the politicalFive hundred years after the death in Florence of the Dominican preacher Girolamo Savonarola, this collection of essays reassesses his impact on the politics and culture of the Italian states both during the friar's public career and in the broader context of the invasion and occupation of those states by non-Italian powers. Savonarola was a pivotal figure in the political life of Florence, in addition to which his career opens up the exploration of Renaissance spirituality, prophecy and ecclesiastical reform. His legacy is also traced through the art of High Renaissance Rome, Counter-Reformation music and the index of prohibited books....

Title : The World of Savonarola: Italian 'Elites and Perceptions of Crisis: Papers from the Conference Held at the University of Warwick, 29-31 May 1998, to Mark the Fifth Centenary of the Death of Fra Girolamo Savonarola
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ISBN : 9780754602507
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 260 Pages
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