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Frammento di cronaca senese 1390
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14th century. Italy. The Frammento di Cronaca Senese 1390 is an anonymous fragmentary chronicle that narrates the conflict between the cities of Florence and Siena in 1390. Written in elegant prose, the account begins on the day of the Ascension, when the city of Siena provides Angiolino di Giovanni, Angiolino de' Salimbeni, and messer Iachomo with weapons to fight against Florence. The three men later join Giovanni d’Azzo Ubaldini in Camporeggi. The chronicle goes on to provide details about the battle…

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D'Eugenio, Daniela, “Frammento di cronaca senese 1390”, in: Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle, Edited by: Graeme Dunphy, Cristian Bratu. Consulted online on 21 July 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-2139_emc_SIM_000755>
First published online: 2016

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