3-13-08 - HISTORY 211 New World Orders 3/13/08 Terms Siena...

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HISTORY 211 New World Orders 3/13/08 Terms Siena o Had a late medieval commune that failed cataclysmically, so still well preserved o Civilization very close together with strict division between country (at walls) and city o Ghibeline commune (supported Holy Roman Emperor) The Nine o New regime when Guelphs beat the Ghibelines o Proactive at creating public buildings and spaces Palazzo Pubblico o Government building created by the Nine Piazza del Campo o Created by the Nine to prevent families from claiming power o Where govt makes laws, main marketplace, etc. o Made water fountain so public had water source (consorteria controlled water) Torre del Mangia o Commune’s tower created by the Nine Ambrogio Lorenzetti o Painted “Effects of Good Government” “Effects of Good Government” (1337-40) o Sienese propaganda fresco showing economic prosperity, communal happiness, abundant resources, orderliness, safety Fresco o
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This note was uploaded on 04/11/2008 for the course HIST 211 taught by Professor Squatriti during the Winter '07 term at University of Michigan.

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