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Title: The Sicilian Vespers. A history of the Mediterranean world in the later 13th century.
Description: Cambridge, CUP, 1958. XIII,356 p., 4 plates, 3 folding tables. Cloth 22.5 cm (Wikipedia: The Sicilian Vespers (Italian: Vespri siciliani; Sicilian: Vespiri siciliani) is the name given to the successful rebellion on the island of Sicily that broke out at Easter, 1282 against the rule of the French-born king Charles I, who had ruled the Kingdom of Sicily since 1266. Within six weeks, three thousand French men and women were slain by the rebels, and the government of King Charles lost control of the island. It was the beginning of the War of the Sicilian Vespers)

Keywords: Investiturstreit Italian history Middle Ages Mittelalter Sicily Sizilien byzantine history byzantinische Geschichte italienische Geschichte medieval history mittelalterliche Geschichte

Price: EUR 38.00 = appr. US$ 41.30 Seller: Antiquariaat Fragmenta Selecta
- Book number: 155637

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