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Contessina (La saga des Médicis #1)

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Corruption, assassinat, pouvoir, passion : tels sont les maîtres mots de l'histoire légendaire de Cosimo de Médicis et de sa descendance. Son histoire est aussi celle de la République de Florence, de son évolution artistique, politique, industrielle et commerciale alors quelle dominait l'Europe des xive et xve siècles.
Mais, au-delà des intrigues, des alliances et des manip
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Paperback, 380 pages
Published September 1st 2008 by Le Livre de Poche (first published September 17th 1987)
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Tea Jovanović
Predivna istorijska trilogija o Medičijevima iz pera poznate francuske autorke istorijskih romana... Kod nas su prevedena, nažalost, samo prva dva dela...
Mazel
Aug 14, 2009 rated it liked it
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Corruption, assassinat, pouvoir, passion : tels sont les maîtres mots de l'histoire légendaire de Cosimo de Médicis et de sa descendance.

Son histoire est aussi celle de la République de Florence, de son évolution artistique, politique, industrielle et commerciale alors qu'elle dominait l'Europe des XIVe et XVe siècles.

Mais, au-delà des intrigues, des alliances et des manipulations politiques, Contessina est l'histoire d'un amour, celui de Cosimo pour Contessina de Bardi, la première de ces fem
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Laura
The first book on Medici's saga. Tells the story of Cosimo de Medicis and his love for Cortessina, with the background of the Republic of Florence, its artistic political economical and trade evolution. Great book, must read the whole series.
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Jul 29, 2011 rated it really liked it
Premier tome d'une saga sur les Medicis qui débute avec Cosimo, c'est historique mais pas seulement puisque la vie des principaux protagonistes est très romancée ; ça en dit long sur les mœurs de l'époque. Intéressant et agréable à lire.
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Incroyable histoire de la société italienne durant la renaissance.
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