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War and society in Renaissance Florence

C. C. Bayley

War and society in Renaissance Florence

the De militia of Leonardo Bruni

by C. C. Bayley

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto .
Written in English

  • Bruni, Leonardo, -- 1369-1444,
  • Military art and science -- Early works to 1800,
  • Florence (Italy) -- History, Military

  • Edition Notes

    StatementC. C. Bayley.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination440 p. ;
    Number of Pages440
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23833271M

    Library - Library - The Middle Ages and the Renaissance: As European monastic communities were set up (from as early as the 2nd century ad), books were found to be essential to the spiritual life. The rule laid down for observance by several monastic orders enjoined the use of books: that of the Benedictine order, especially, recognized the importance of reading and study, making mention of a.   The Renaissance was a fervent period of European cultural, artistic, political and economic “rebirth” following the Middle Ages. Generally described as taking place from the 14th century to.

    The Alabama Renaissance Faire takes place in Florence every October; it has been named one of the top 20 events in the Southeast by the Southeast Tourism Society. Arts Alive is a juried gallery exhibition held every May at the Kennedy-Douglass Center for the . Florence flourished. Here, in a short form book from eminent British historian Sir J. H. Plumb, is the story of Renaissance Florence - from the Medici and the Pazzi to Michelangelo and Leonardo.

    The linen drapers of Florence commission a statue of St Mark from Donatello, who carves for Orsanmichele the first free-standing Renaissance sculpture Go to Donatello (c–) in World Encyclopedia (1 ed.).   Niccolo Machiavelli was a diplomat, politician and writer in Renaissance Italy whose most infamous quotes come from his books The Prince and The Art of War.

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This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Renaissance Florence has often been described as the birthplace of modern individualism, as reflected in the individual genius of its great artists, scholars, and statesmen.

The historical research of recent decades has instead shown that Florentines during the Renaissance remained enmeshed in relationships of family, neighborhood, guild, patronage, and religion that, from.

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The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more. Author: C. C Bayley. This is a seminal work on the subject of Renaissance Florence. It has been cited as a recommended book in Mainstream of Civilization (Chodorow), and has been cited in American Historical Association's Guide to Historical Literature.

It is a good introduction to Florence, covering the years to /5(19). Genre/Form: Military history Early works Early works to Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bayley, C.C. (Charles Calvert), War and society in renaissance Florence.

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By C. BxYnEY. Toronto:Universityof TorontoPress Pp. x, $Cited by: 1. His books include "England and the Italian Renaissance" (), "Machiavelli and Renaissance" Italy (), "Renaissance Exploration" (), "Renaissance War Studies" (), "War and Society in Renaissance Europe " () and "The Civilization of Europe in the Renaissance" ().

Professor Hale died in   Readers of the revised edition of Brucker's Renaissance Florence (first ed. ; rev. ) will remember well his willingness to appreciate and absorb what were very recent shifts in the historical treatment of the society of Renaissance Florence from an emphasis on individual and nuclear family structures to one on class, corporate ties.

The Renaissance really gets going in the early years of 15th century in Florence. In this period, which we call the Early Renaissance, Florence is not a city in the unified country of Italy, as it is now. Instead, Italy was divided into many city-states (Florence, Milan, Venice etc.), each with their own government (some were ruled by despots.

The Renaissance (UK: / r ɪ ˈ n eɪ s ən s / rin-AY-sənss, US: / ˈ r ɛ n ə s ɑː n s / REN-ə-sahnss) was a period in European history marking the transition from the Middle Ages to Modernity and covering the 15th and 16th centuries. It occurred after the Crisis of the Late Middle Ages and was associated with great social addition to the standard periodization, proponents of a.

A documentary about a period that change the World with new artists, inventions and more things: the Renaissance. The `other' Renaissance experienced by France was that of war. In Italy from tofor instance, France was involved in at least a hundred battles, some of them `batttles of giants' like Marignano.

Afterthough the emphasis partly shifted aw. War and society in renaissance Florence; the De Militia of Leonardo Bruni [by] C.C. Bayley. Format Book Published [Toronto] University of Toronto Press [c] Description viii, p. 24 cm. Notes "Leonardi Aretini De militia ad Rainaldum Albicium": p.

Bibliography: p. The renaissance was a time when venice was the world’s busiest seaport and florence was the heart of great art at the beginning of the renaissance, italy was the center of world culture genoa, milan, venice, rome, verona and florence were economic, trade and financial leaders for europe there were changes in thinking during renaissance.

Introduction “The Hundred Years War” is a term invented in the 18th century and popularized by Chrysanthe-Ovide Des Michels’s tableau chronologique describing the period of conflict betweenwhen Philip VI of France formally confiscated the French possessions of his vassal, Edward III of England, andwhen the English attempt to recover Gascony (which had been overrun in.

Florence, Italian Firenze, Latin Florentia, city, capital of Firenze provincia (province) and Toscana regione (region), central city, located about miles ( km) northwest of Rome, is surrounded by gently rolling hills that are covered with villas and farms, vineyards, and ce was founded as a Roman military colony about the 1st century bce, and during its long.

5. Inheritance and Identity in Early Renaissance Florence The Estate of Paliano di Falco Thomas Kuehn 6. Perceived Insults and Their Consequences Acciaiuoli, Neroni, and Medici Relationships in the s Margery A. Ganz 7. The War of the Eight Saints in Florentine Memory and Oblivion David S.

Peterson 8. Naming a NunBrand: University of California Press. Reall enjoyed this brief, but detailed and informative, history of Renaissance. The book is clearly categorized into the history of literature, sculptures, architecture, art and concludes with the transmission of Renaissance through Europe and its decline in Italy/5.

From the strictly regimented church bells to the freewheeling chatter of civic life, Renaissance Florence was a city built not just of stone but of sound as well. An evocative alternative to the dominant visual understanding of urban spaces, The Noisy Renaissance examines the premodern city as an acoustic phenomenon in which citizens used sound to navigate space and : Niall Atkinson.Introduction.

Throughout the period c. –, warfare was endemic in European society, and most rulers and members of the political elite were deeply involved with the maintenance and use of armies and navies.

Wars and the development of the “military art” (tactics, strategy, and other aspects of the conduct of war) are interesting subjects for historical inquiry in their own right.Bayley, C.

C., ed. War and Society in Renaissance Florence: The “De Militia” of Leonardo Bruni. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, Berwinkel, Holger. Verwusten und Belagern: Friedrich Barbarossas Krieg gegen Mailand (). Bibliothek des Deutschen historischen Instituts im Rom Tübingen: Max Niemeyer,