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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tuscany (Italy),
  • Italy,
  • Tuscany
    • Subjects:
    • Catherine, of Siena, Saint, 1347-1380 -- Political and social views,
    • Church and state -- Italy -- Tuscany -- History,
    • Christianity and politics -- Italy -- Tuscany -- History,
    • Women in politics -- Italy -- Tuscany -- History,
    • Tuscany (Italy) -- Church history

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementF. Thomas Luongo.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX4700.C4 L86 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3403298M
      ISBN 100801443954
      ISBN 109780801443954
      LC Control Number2005018410


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