The Resource Urban legends : civic identity and the classical past in northern Italy, 1250-1350, Carrie E. Benes

Urban legends : civic identity and the classical past in northern Italy, 1250-1350, Carrie E. Benes

Label
Urban legends : civic identity and the classical past in northern Italy, 1250-1350
Title
Urban legends
Title remainder
civic identity and the classical past in northern Italy, 1250-1350
Statement of responsibility
Carrie E. Benes
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Explores the role of the classical past in the construction of urban identity in late medieval Italy. Focuses on the appropriation of classical symbols, ancient materials, and Roman myths to legitimate the regimes of various Italian city-states"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Benes, Carrie E.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DG607
LC item number
.B46 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Italy, Northern
  • Italy, Northern
  • City-states
  • Cities and towns, Medieval
  • Group identity
  • Padua (Italy)
  • Genoa (Italy)
  • Siena (Italy)
  • Perugia (Italy)
Label
Urban legends : civic identity and the classical past in northern Italy, 1250-1350, Carrie E. Benes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-263) and index
Contents
Appropriating a Roman past -- Padua : rehousing the relics of Antenor -- Genoa : many Januses for civic unity -- Siena : Romulus and Remus revisited -- Perugia : adopting a new Aeneas -- Classical scholarship and public service
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 278 p.
Isbn
9780271037653
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010036079
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • 3819056-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3819056
  • (Sirsi) o648936028
  • (OCoLC)648936028
Label
Urban legends : civic identity and the classical past in northern Italy, 1250-1350, Carrie E. Benes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-263) and index
Contents
Appropriating a Roman past -- Padua : rehousing the relics of Antenor -- Genoa : many Januses for civic unity -- Siena : Romulus and Remus revisited -- Perugia : adopting a new Aeneas -- Classical scholarship and public service
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 278 p.
Isbn
9780271037653
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010036079
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • 3819056-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3819056
  • (Sirsi) o648936028
  • (OCoLC)648936028

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