Churchmen and urban government in late Medieval Italy, c. 1200-c.1450 / edited by Frances Andrews with Maria Agata Pincelli.
Why, when so driven by the impetus for autonomy, did the city elites of thirteenth-century Italy turn to men bound to religious orders whose purpose and reach stretched far beyond the boundaries of their often disputed territories? Churchmen and Urban Government in Late Medieval Italy, c.1200-c.1450...
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