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Author D'Elia, Anthony F., 1967-

Title A sudden terror : the plot to murder the Pope in Renaissance Rome / Anthony F. D'Elia
Published Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (237 pages) : illustrations
Contents Carnival to Lent -- The price of magnificence -- Lessons of rebellions past -- A pagan renaissance : sodomy and the classical tradition -- Consorting with the enemy : Mehmet II and the Ottoman threat -- The emperor's tomb -- Humanism imprisoned
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Paul II, Pope, 1417-1471 -- Assassination attempt, 1468
Platina, 1421-1481.
Buonaccorsi, Filippo, 1437-1496.
Leto, Giulio Pomponio, 1428-1497.
Conspiracies -- Italy -- Rome -- History -- To 1500.
Humanism -- Italy -- Rome -- History -- To 1500.
Humanists -- Italy -- Rome -- Biography.
Papacy -- History -- 1447-1565.
Renaissance -- Italy -- Rome.
Rome (Italy) -- History -- 1420-1798.
Genre/Form Biography.
History.
Biographies.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009019751
ISBN 0674053729 (electronic bk.)
9780674053724 (electronic bk.)