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A History of Italy
     

A History of Italy

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by Claudia Baldoli, Jeremy Black
 

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ISBN-10: 1403986169

ISBN-13: 9781403986160

Pub. Date: 12/15/2009

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Intertwining the history of art, literature, food, music and religion, Baldoli explores Italy's history from the Middle Ages to the present. The book offers an insight into continuities across past and present day Italian culture, politics, and identity, drawing on a range of recent historiography and contemporary sources.

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Intertwining the history of art, literature, food, music and religion, Baldoli explores Italy's history from the Middle Ages to the present. The book offers an insight into continuities across past and present day Italian culture, politics, and identity, drawing on a range of recent historiography and contemporary sources.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403986160
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
12/15/2009
Series:
Palgrave Essential Histories Series
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
List of Maps, Chronologies, Windows and Illustations
Introduction
The 'Barbarian' Middle Ages: Invasions, Culture, Religion
The Middle Ages of the Cities
The Middle Ages of the Courts
Renaissance Italy: From the European Model to the 'End of Italy'?
Under Popes and Distant Kings
A National Melorama: The Epic of the Risorgimento
Liberal Italy
From Hunger to Hedonism: Italy in the Twentieth Century
Conclusion
Select Bibliography
Index

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