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The Resource A Companion to Cosimo I de' Medici, edited by Alessio Assonitis, Henk Th. van Veen, (electronic resource)

A Companion to Cosimo I de' Medici, edited by Alessio Assonitis, Henk Th. van Veen, (electronic resource)

Label
A Companion to Cosimo I de' Medici
Title
A Companion to Cosimo I de' Medici
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alessio Assonitis, Henk Th. van Veen
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mining the rich documentary sources housed in Tuscan archives and taking advantage of the breadth and depth of scholarship produced in recent years, the seventeen essays in this Companion to Cosimo I de' Medici provide a fresh and systematic overview of the life and career of the first Grand Duke of Tuscany, with special emphasis on Cosimo I's education and intellectual interests, cultural policies, political vision, institutional reforms, diplomatic relations, religious beliefs, military entrepreneurship, and dynastic concerns. Contributors: Maurizio Arfaioli, Alessio Assonitis, Nicholas Scott Baker, Sheila Barker, Stefano Calonaci, Brendan Dooley, Daniele Edigati, Sheila ffolliott, Catherine Fletcher, Andrea Gáldy, Fernando Loffredo, Piergabriele Mancuso, Jessica Maratsos, Carmen Menchini, Oscar Schiavone, Marcello Simonetta, and Henk Th. van Veen.--
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Veen, Henk Th. van
  • Assonitis, Alessio
Series statement
  • The Renaissance Society of America
  • Brill E-Books
Series volume
17
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cosimo
  • Medici, House of
  • Kings and rulers
  • Florence (Italy)
  • Florence (Italy)
  • Tuscany (Italy)
  • Tuscany (Italy)
Label
A Companion to Cosimo I de' Medici, edited by Alessio Assonitis, Henk Th. van Veen, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004465213
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Figures -- Abbreviations -- Notes on Contributors -- Introduction: Cosimo I de' Medici (1519-2019) -- Alessio Assonitis and Henk Th. van Veen -- 1 The Education of Cosimo di Giovanni de' Medici (1519-1537) -- Alessio Assonitis -- 2 Alessandro de' Medici: A Reassessment -- Catherine Fletcher -- 3 Cosimo I and His Spanish In-Laws: The Duke and the Toledo Family -- Fernando Loffredo -- 4 The Emperor and the Duke: Cosimo I , Charles V , and the Negotiation of Sovereignty -- Nicholas Scott Baker -- 5 Cosimo I de' Medici and Catherine de Médicis: Making the Political Personal -- Sheila ffolliott -- 6 Cosimo I versus the Strozzi, the Enemies of the State -- Marcello Simonetta -- 7 His Father's Son: Cosimo I de' Medici as Military Leader -- Maurizio Arfaioli -- 8 Cosimo I "Fontana de Iustitia e Nemico de Tristi": Pragmatism and Aequitas -- Daniele Edigati -- 9 Taking Over the Economy: Cosimo I de' Medici and the Management of the Wealth of the State -- Stefano Calonaci -- 10 Cosimo I de' Medici and the Tuscan Territory -- Oscar Schiavone -- 11 Cosimo I and Religious Heterodoxy in Tuscany -- Jessica Maratsos -- 12 Cosimo I de' Medici and the Jews -- Piergabriele Mancuso -- 13 The Duke as Cultural Manager: Institutionalization and Entrepreneurship -- Andrea M. Gáldy -- 14 Problems with Cosimo I 's Artistic Patronage: Baccio Bandinelli and the Neptune Fountain in Piazza della Signoria -- Henk Th. van Veen -- 15 Cosimo I de' Medici and the Renaissance Sciences: "To Measure and to See" -- Sheila Barker -- 16 Cosimo I de' Medici: Antagonism and Praise -- Carmen Menchini -- 17 Cosimo I de' Medici and Modern Historiography -- Brendan Dooley -- Index of Names
Control code
BRILL9789004465213
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9789004339774
Lccn
2021025410
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
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access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1257414568
Label
A Companion to Cosimo I de' Medici, edited by Alessio Assonitis, Henk Th. van Veen, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004465213
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Figures -- Abbreviations -- Notes on Contributors -- Introduction: Cosimo I de' Medici (1519-2019) -- Alessio Assonitis and Henk Th. van Veen -- 1 The Education of Cosimo di Giovanni de' Medici (1519-1537) -- Alessio Assonitis -- 2 Alessandro de' Medici: A Reassessment -- Catherine Fletcher -- 3 Cosimo I and His Spanish In-Laws: The Duke and the Toledo Family -- Fernando Loffredo -- 4 The Emperor and the Duke: Cosimo I , Charles V , and the Negotiation of Sovereignty -- Nicholas Scott Baker -- 5 Cosimo I de' Medici and Catherine de Médicis: Making the Political Personal -- Sheila ffolliott -- 6 Cosimo I versus the Strozzi, the Enemies of the State -- Marcello Simonetta -- 7 His Father's Son: Cosimo I de' Medici as Military Leader -- Maurizio Arfaioli -- 8 Cosimo I "Fontana de Iustitia e Nemico de Tristi": Pragmatism and Aequitas -- Daniele Edigati -- 9 Taking Over the Economy: Cosimo I de' Medici and the Management of the Wealth of the State -- Stefano Calonaci -- 10 Cosimo I de' Medici and the Tuscan Territory -- Oscar Schiavone -- 11 Cosimo I and Religious Heterodoxy in Tuscany -- Jessica Maratsos -- 12 Cosimo I de' Medici and the Jews -- Piergabriele Mancuso -- 13 The Duke as Cultural Manager: Institutionalization and Entrepreneurship -- Andrea M. Gáldy -- 14 Problems with Cosimo I 's Artistic Patronage: Baccio Bandinelli and the Neptune Fountain in Piazza della Signoria -- Henk Th. van Veen -- 15 Cosimo I de' Medici and the Renaissance Sciences: "To Measure and to See" -- Sheila Barker -- 16 Cosimo I de' Medici: Antagonism and Praise -- Carmen Menchini -- 17 Cosimo I de' Medici and Modern Historiography -- Brendan Dooley -- Index of Names
Control code
BRILL9789004465213
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9789004339774
Lccn
2021025410
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1257414568

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