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Encyclopedia of girls within the Renaissance: Italy, France, and England is the 1st first complete reference committed solely to the contributions of girls to eu tradition within the interval among 1350 and 1700. Focusing largely on early glossy girls in England, France, and Italy, it bargains over a hundred thirty five biographies of the intense girls of these instances.
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In Renaissance Italy an outstanding execution used to be either public and peaceable at the least within the eyes of gurus. In a characteristic particular to Italy, the folks who ready a condemned person spiritually and psychologically for execution weren't monks or friars, yet laymen. This quantity comprises a few of the songs, tales, poems, and photographs that they used, including first-person bills and ballads describing specific executions.
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The need to subsidize French military costs and the “Continental System,” which favored French industry, limited economic opportunities. And though armies may convey a feeling of national glory, the draft, the expenses, the casualties, and the recognition that Italian soldiers were fighting for foreign aims caused resentment. After taking power, Napoleon addressed foreign affairs. He defeated Austria in the Battle of Marengo in northern Italy on June 14, 1800; further victories produced the Treaty of Lunéville with Austria (February 9, 1801), which recognized French dominance on the peninsula.
Qxd 10/28/08 2:37 PM Page 29 Napoleon in Italy | 29 P O RT R A I T S E L E O NO R A D E F O N S E C A P I M E N T E L Poet and Martyr 4 orn in Rome on January 13, 1852, of noble Portuguese parents, Eleonora De Fonseca Pimentel moved with her family to Naples at age ten. She received an excellent education, studying Latin and Greek, and corresponded with the most important French and Italian writers of the age. In 1778, Pimentel married a Neapolitan army officer in what turned out to be a very unhappy union.
The grand duke broke up vast governmental holdings into small plots and arranged for their sale to peasants under easy terms. Unfortunately, these buyers proved too poor to meet the conditions of sale and consequently sold the land either to rich city dwellers or to noble landholders. In a related area, the government achieved only mixed success in reclaiming marshland, including the Maremma, an area so unhealthy, a popular song proclaimed, that birds lost their tails if they flew over it. The government partially succeeded in limiting the Church’s influence by curbing mortmain, abolishing fiscal privileges, ending the Inquisition, and suppressing the Jesuits.