Over 350 dictionary-style entries illustrate the wealthy complexity of Italy's evolution, in particular within the 20th century. specific recognition is paid to the political figures, highbrow activities, and formative occasions.
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This ebook lines the evolution of spiritual attitudes in a massive transitional interval in Russian historical past. The 16th and 17th centuries in Russia observed the slow decline of monastic spirituality, the increase of miracle cults, and finally the delivery of a extra own and personal religion that under pressure morality rather than public rituals.
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Following the fantastic Revolution the court docket of the exiled Stuarts used to be for a few years established in France, until eventually after the failure of the Jacobite emerging of 1715, it was once compelled to maneuver, finally to be proven in Rome. This ebook offers the 1st examine of the courtroom in transition, while exiled King James III lived within the Palazzo Ducale at Urbino.
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