4.3 out of 5 stars 91. This book is an excellent counterpoint to G.J. The Borgias By Alexandre Dumas (PDF/READ) The Borgias by Alexandre Dumas There are dreadful -- perhaps scurrilous -- rumors about the Borgias of renaissance Italy, and here Dumas, author of such classics as THE THREE MUSKETEERS, in his Celebrated Crimes series, dishes up the dirt in all its ugly glory. Dumas has minced no words in describing the violent scenes of a violent time. Oprah’s Book Club The Borgias Celebrated Crime. This book was not written for children. The Borgias - E-Book - For the first time in one volume, Jean Plaidy’s duet of Borgia novels brings to life the infamous, reckless, and passionate family in an unforgettable historical saga. Nobody has ever detailed history's most ruthless rulers and tyrants with as much flair and passion as French writer Alexandre Dumas. If you thought you knew the Borgias, this book will surprise you.”—Tracy Borman, author of Queen of the Conqueror and Elizabeth’s Women In short, a gripping, yet surprisingly heartfelt, historical chronicle. ‎ The startling truth behind one of the most notorious dynasties in history is revealed in a remarkable new account by the acclaimed author of The Tudors and A World Undone . . Le fils d'Alexandre, Cesare, surprend dans la cuisine un serviteur d'Orsini, Micheletto, en train de verser du poison dans la coupe des Borgias. Although the focus of the book is obviously on the two most celebrated - or notorious? Published: Aug 2010. En poursuivant votre navigation, vous acceptez la politique Cookies, le dépôt de cookies et technologies similaires tiers ou non ainsi que le croisement avec des données que vous nous avez fournies pour améliorer votre expérience, la diffusion des contenus et publicités personnalisés par notre enseigne ou par des partenaires au regard de vos centres d’intérêts, effectuer des études afin d’optimiser nos offres et prévenir les risques de fraude. Noté /5. The Borgias was written in the year 1840 by Alexandre Dumas. I really enjoyed this book. Reality truly exceeds fantasies in the history of the Borgias. Joan of Naples is written by A. Dumas Pere. Reader Reviews. Orsini offre un dîner au pape et aux cardinaux. Madonna of the Seven Hills (Lucrezia Borgia, #1), Lucrezia Borgia: Life, Love, and Death in Renaissance Italy, The Serpent and the Pearl (The Borgias, #1), The Borgia Betrayal (The Poisoner Mysteries, #2), The Vatican Princess: A Novel of Lucrezia Borgia, The Borgia Mistress (The Poisoner Mysteries, #3), The Artist, the Philosopher, and the Warrior: The Intersecting Lives of Da Vinci, Machiavelli, and Borgia and the World They Shaped, Pontifex Maximus: A Short History of the Popes, Lucretia Borgia, according to original documents and correspondence of her day, Lucrezia Borgia and the Mother of Poisons, Poison in the Blood: The Memoirs of Lucrezia Borgia, The Borgias: The Rise and Fall of the Most Infamous Family in History, Borgia Trilogie: Die Stiere von Rom; Der Stern des Orsini; Das Mädchen von Nettuno, The Prince's Order (Renaissance Origins, #2), Prettiest Love Letters in the World: Letters Between Lucrezia Borgia and Pietro Bembo, 1503-1519, Cesare Borgia: la sua vita, la sua famiglia, i suoi tempi, The Life and Times of Rodrigo Borgia, Pope Alexander VI, Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood (Assassin's Creed, #2), Assassin's Creed: Renaissance (Assassin's Creed, #1), Celebrated Crimes, Vol. The startling truth behind one of the most notorious dynasties in history is revealed in a remarkable new account by the acclaimed author of The Tudors and A World Undone.Sweeping aside the gossip, slander, and distortion that have shrouded the Borgias for centuries, G. J. Meyer offers an unprecedented portrait of the infamous Renaissance family and their storied milieu. Read 535 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Retrouvez The Serpent and the Pearl: The Borgias, Book 1 et des millions de livres en stock sur Amazon.fr. But being more focused on the general chronology of the Borgias, with little in the way of discussion of what documentation is available for many of his conclusions, is what made this book a bit of a job to finish. Dumas has minced no words in describing the violent scenes of a violent time. Add a comment: (You need to login to post a comment) Rate this title: 5 stars 4 stars 3 stars 2 stars 1 star. Achetez et téléchargez ebook The Borgias (Celebrated Crimes Book 1) (English Edition): Boutique Kindle - Classics : Amazon.fr In Meyers interpretation, the Borgias were about average for a period where everyone played dirty. The Serpent and the Pearl: Borgias, Book 1: Kate Quinn, Leila Birch, Maria Elena Infantino, Ronan Vibert, Penguin Audio: Amazon.fr: Livres $4.99 The Prince(Unabridged and Illustrated) Niccolò Machiavelli. Les cardinaux della Rovere et Orsini commencent à comploter contre lui en l'accusant de simonie. Book Description HTML. CELEBRATED CRIMES Vol I, Part 1: The Borgias There are dreadful -- perhaps scurrilous -- rumors about the Borgias of renaissance Italy, and here Dumas, author of such classics as THE THREE MUSKETEERS, in his Celebrated Crimes series, dishes up the dirt in all its ugly glory. The Borgias was written in the year 1840 by Alexandre Dumas. The Borgia family have become a byword for evil. This is the third book this reviewer has read by the late Christopher Hibbert, the others been The Rise and Fall of the House of Medici, and The French Revolution, and it certainly will not be the last. The Borgias: The Lives and Legacies of Rodrigo, Cesare, and Lucrezia Borgia. . It is what a biography should be: a combination of factual detail and judicious comment with excellent production values. This book was not written for children. À Rome, en 1492, le pape Innocent VIII vient de mourir. The Borgias were, and remain, a notorious family and lethally dangerous to anyone who crossed them. Reality truly exceeds fantasies in the history of the Borgias. 3.3 out of 5 stars 16. by. This book is one of the most popular novels of Alexandre Dumas, and has been translated into several other languages around the world.This book is published by Booklassic which brings young readers closer to classic literature globally. Sweeping aside the gossip, slander, and distortion that have shrouded the Borgias for centuries, G. J. Meyer of… In short, a gripping, yet surprisingly heartfelt, historical chronicle. Pages: 78. 4.6 out of 5 stars 1,139. Oscar® winner Jeremy Irons stars in The Borgias the saga of history's most infamous crime family. The Borgias is incredibly readable and one struggles to put it down. Machiavelli thought so and wrote The Prince with Cesare Borgia as his model. En savoir plus et paramétrer les cookies, Soyez le premier à partagervotre avis sur ce produit, Conditions générales d'utilisation Fnac Pay&Go. Dumas has minced no words in describing the violent scenes of a violent time. Lists are re-scored approximately every 5 minutes. Alexandre Dumas. https://www.amazon.com/Borgias-Books/s?k=The+Borgias&rh=n:283155 Conspiring with his ruthless sons Cesare and Juan and poisonously seductive daughter Lucrezia, the charismatic Rodrigo Borgia will let nothing and no one stand in the way of his relentless quest for wealth and power. About The Borgias. Des milliers de livres avec la livraison chez vous en 1 jour ou en magasin avec -5% de réduction . If you thought you knew the Borgias, this book will surprise you.”—Tracy Borman, author of Queen of the Conqueror and Elizabeth’s Women “The Borgias is a fascinating look into the lives of the notorious Italian Renaissance family and its reputation for womanizing, murder and corruption. Sarah Bradford. Achetez neuf ou d'occasion In this well researched book, the author provides facts, possible interpretations and questions about this powerful and sensational family as well as the background information of the 15-16th century European politics and culture. This book provides, not only a chronological history of the Borgias, but alternates with chapters providing historical background and other contextual information. Reads: 3997. This is the third book this reviewer has read by the late Christopher Hibbert, the others been The Rise and Fall of the House of Medici, and The French Revolution, and it certainly will not be the last. Praise for The Borgias “A vivid and at times startling reappraisal of one of the most notorious dynasties in history . The glorious and infamous history of the Borgia family - a world of saints, corrupt popes, and depraved princes and poisoners - set against the golden age of the Italian Renaissance. $4.99 Next page. In this well researched book, the author provides facts, possible interpretations and questions about this powerful and sensational family as well as the background information of the 15-16th century European politics and culture. Bradford, Sarah, The Borgias (A Futura book), Bradford, Sarah. . Des milliers de livres avec la livraison chez vous en 1 jour ou en magasin avec -5% de réduction . L'Espagnol Rodrigo Borgia parvient à se faire élire pape en corrompant des cardinaux. Joan of Naples. The Borgias, Alexandre Dumas père, Auto-Édition. 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