The Borgias and Their Enemies: 1431-1519
The first major biography of the Borgias in thirty years, Christopher Hibbert's latest history brings the family and the world they lived in—the glittering Rome of the Italian Renaissance—to life.The name Borgia is synonymous with the corruption, nepotism, and greed that were rife in Renaissance Italy. The powerful, voracious Rodrigo Borgia, better known to history as Pope Alexander VI, was the ce...
By Christopher Hibbert
Hardcover: 336 pages
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; 1 edition (October 6, 2008)
Product Dimensions: 6.5 x 1 x 9.2 inches
Format: PDF ePub TXT book
Hibbert is very good at recreating scenes from the lives of the Borgias, their allies and enemies. Pageants, balls, personalities, processions and ceremonies are all very richly and colorfully described.Likewise he is very good at keeping the narration moving forward, and this keeps the reader engag...
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