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Power and Imagination: City-States in Renaissance Italy

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In Power and Imagination, a noted historian rethinks the evolution of the city-state in Renaissance Italy and recasts the conventional distinction between "society" and "culture." Martines traces the growth of commerce and the evolution of governments; he describes the attitudes, pleasures, and rituals of the ruling elite; and he seeks to understand the period's towering works of the imagination in literature, painting, city planning, and philosophy-not simply as the creations of individual artists, but as the forman ...

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0801836433

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9780801836435

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Power and Imagination: City-States in Renaissance Italy
2003, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780394501123

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Power and Imagination: City-States in Renaissance Italy
1988, Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore

ISBN-13: 9780801836435

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Power and Imagination: City-States in Renaissance Italy
1988, Random House USA Inc, New York

ISBN-13: 9780394743844

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Power and Imagination: City-states in Renaissance Italy
1983, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780140551587

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