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The Town

  • John Larner

Abstract

Thoug. the wealth of Romagna lay in the countryside, the loyalties of the Romagnols, as of all Latins in Southern Europe, was to the town. Civil society, urban life, to the Italian, as to the Greek of the fifth century, was the highest expression of civilisation. The naive delight of the Romagnol town dweller of today in his birthplace echoes the emotions of the native chroniclers of the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries. Campanalism., local patriotism, was much more than an economic force; it was the deep emotional expression of something rooted in the Italian soul.

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Thirteenth Century Fifteenth Century Fourteenth Century General Council Rough Draft 
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© John Larner 1965

Authors and Affiliations

  • John Larner
    • 1
  1. 1.Glasgow UniversityUK

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