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The Resource The Borgias, Ivan Cloulas ; translated by Gilda Roberts

The Borgias, Ivan Cloulas ; translated by Gilda Roberts

Label
The Borgias
Title
The Borgias
Statement of responsibility
Ivan Cloulas ; translated by Gilda Roberts
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Traces the meteoric rise & eventual fall of this most famous/infamous family of Renaissance Italy: Alonso & his unscrupulous nephew Rodrigo; the amoral Cesare, the model for Macchiavelli's perfect prince; & Lucrezia, political pawn in her family's deadly game of influence-peddling
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cloulas, Ivan
Dewey number
  • 945/.06/0922
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
DG463.8.B7
LC item number
C5613 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
active 14th century-18th century)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Borgia (Family :
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Borgia family
  • Italy
  • Italy
  • Nobility
Label
The Borgias, Ivan Cloulas ; translated by Gilda Roberts
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Translation of: Les Borgia
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-374) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. The Borgias and our time -- The rise of the Borgia family. Valencia and Aragon : the Borigas' roots in Spain -- The Borgias arrive in Rome : pontificate of Calixtus III -- Cardinal Rodrigo's charmed career -- The reign of Alexander VI. On Olympian heights -- The weapon of ruse -- The enfants terribles -- The advent of Cesare -- Royal advance -- Appointments with the devil -- Rays of the setting sun. The lone wolf -- The beautiful lady of Ferrara -- A triumph in heaven -- Epilogue. The Borgias throughout the ages
Control code
ocm18961252
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 388 pages
Isbn
9780531151013
Lccn
88034560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)18961252
Label
The Borgias, Ivan Cloulas ; translated by Gilda Roberts
Publication
Note
Translation of: Les Borgia
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-374) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue. The Borgias and our time -- The rise of the Borgia family. Valencia and Aragon : the Borigas' roots in Spain -- The Borgias arrive in Rome : pontificate of Calixtus III -- Cardinal Rodrigo's charmed career -- The reign of Alexander VI. On Olympian heights -- The weapon of ruse -- The enfants terribles -- The advent of Cesare -- Royal advance -- Appointments with the devil -- Rays of the setting sun. The lone wolf -- The beautiful lady of Ferrara -- A triumph in heaven -- Epilogue. The Borgias throughout the ages
Control code
ocm18961252
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 388 pages
Isbn
9780531151013
Lccn
88034560
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)18961252

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