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Savonarola : the rise and fall of a Renaissance prophet / Donald Weinstein.

Author/Creator:
Weinstein, Donald, 1926-
Publication:
New Haven : Yale University Press, c2011.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 379 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Savonarola, Girolamo, 1452-1498.
Dominicans -- Italy -- Florence -- Biography.
Reformers -- Italy -- Florence -- Biography.
Florence (Italy) -- Biography.
Florence (Italy) -- Politics and government -- 1421-1737.
Florence (Italy) -- Church history.
Catholic Church -- Italy -- Florence -- History.
Contents:
Making of a moralist
Making of a preacher
Making of a prophet
Florence and the Medici
The magnificent Lorenzo
Bologna to Florence
Lo, the sword of God!
The new Cyrus
Liberty!
The Ark and the flood
Toward the New Jerusalem
The virgin and the republic of virtue
The pope summons
Obstacles to the Spirit
Mobilizing the children
I can't live without preaching
The tail acquires a head
Burning the vanities
Excommunicated!
Defiance
Exodus
Trial by fire
Despair and hope
Silence
Echoes
Afterwords.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [363]-368) and index.
ISBN:
9780300111934 (cloth : alk. paper)
0300111932 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC:
747385668
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