Starting with the origins of the Medici family, this course covers over 300 years of history. We learn about characters with amazing names such as Cosimo de Medici and Lorenzo the Magnificent. We find out about the dangerous period known as the Pazzi Conspiracy and we also discover how the Medicis were patrons of the arts, rose to be popes and even became royals!
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Were the Medicis good or bad?
Along the way, you'll also meet well-known characters such as Leonardo da Vinci, Machiavelli, Raphael, Girolamo Savonarola, Alexander VI and Michelangelo...
Historian Samantha Morris has used her extensive travels to Italy and has combined them with her unparalleled passion for the Medici family to bring out the fascinating and sometimes gruesome details of this turbulent period in history.
This is an online course of downloadable or streaming audio lectures (plus transcripts) which can be done in your own time and you have lifetime access to the course once you have signed up and paid. There is no set start or end date, you can do it at your own pace. It is open to all levels and to anyone from any country.