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Hardcover Absolutism in Renaissance Milan: Plenitude of Power Under the Visconti and the Sforza 1329-1535 Book

ISBN: 0199565295

ISBN13: 9780199565290

Absolutism in Renaissance Milan: Plenitude of Power Under the Visconti and the Sforza 1329-1535

Absolutism in Renaissance Milan shows how authority above the law, once the preserve of pope and emperor, was claimed by the ruling Milanese dynasties, the Visconti and the Sforza, and why this privilege was finally abandoned by Francesco II Sforza (d. 1535), the last duke. As new rulers, the Visconti and the Sforza had had to impose their regime by rewarding supporters at the expense of opponents. That process required absolute power, also known...

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