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Author Strathern, Paul, 1940-

Title The artist, the philosopher, and the warrior : the intersecting lives of Da Vinci, Machiavelli, and Borgia and the world they shaped / Paul Strathern.

Imprint New York : Bantam Books, 2009.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    945.06 STR    Available
Edition 1st Bantam hardcover ed.
Description xxiii, 456 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Note Originally published: London : Johathan Cape, 2009.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary An account of Renaissance Italy during the decade around 1500, with emphasis on Alexander Borgia (also known as Pope Alexander VI) and his son Cesare, Machiavelli the philosopher-diplomat and author of The Prince, and Leonardo da Vinci--inventor, artist, and military engineer.
Subject Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519.
Machiavelli, Niccolò, 1469-1527.
Borgia, Cesare, 1476?-1507.
Renaissance -- Italy -- Biography.
Italy -- History -- 1492-1559.
ISBN 9780553807523 (hardcover : alk. paper) : $30.00
0553807528 (hardcover : alk. paper)

 
    
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