Hardcore History and Modern Conspiracy: Behind the Scenes With the Writer of Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood
What do you prefer writing: the historical background material, the story in Renaissance Italy, the modern day characters ... And the story with the Borgias infer that religion can be destructive. Would you consider the game activist?
Death in Florence: the Medici, Savonarola and the Battle for the Soul of the Renaissance City
"Don't be so gloomy," said Harry Lime, the sinister anti-hero of Graham Greene's Third Man, "in Italy for 30 years under the Borgias they ... tolerated in Florence) should be an offence punishable by death. When the ruling Medici family was toppled after ...
The Borgias' Entertaining Excess
The first season of Showtime's historical ... family's rise to power, massive corruption, sexual scandal, and murder became as common traits of the Renaissance as literature, art and architecture. The story of the Borgias is the story of Renaissance Italy ...
The Borgias: Exclusive Interview With Historical Author G.J. Meyer
And speaking of Late Medieval Italy, G. J Meyer is something of a Renaissance man himself- an award-winning journalist, acclaimed author, historian, academic… his latest novel uncovers the Hidden history ... family, this latest series of The Borgias ...
Faces out of the Crowd: On the Renaissance Portrait
The Swiss historian’s thesis that the Italian Renaissance, and especially its occurrence in Florence, was “the most important workshop of the Italian and, indeed of the modern European spirit,” evokes the historical process by which “an objective ...