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  Basilica di Santa Croce di Firenze - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Basilica di Santa Croce (Basilica of the Holy Cross) is the principal Franciscan church of Florence, Italy, and a minor basilica of the Roman Catholic Church.
It is situated on the Piazza Santa Croce, to the east of the Duomo.
It was consecrated in 1442 by Pope Eugene IV.
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 Santa Croce - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
For the basilica in Florence, see Basilica di Santa Croce di Firenze, for the basilica in Rome see Santa Croce in Gerusalemme.
Santa Croce is one of the six sestieri of Venice.
It occupies the north west part of the main islands, and can be divided into two areas: the eastern area being largely mediaeval, and the western - including the main port and the Tronchetto - mostly lying on land only created in the twentieth century.
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 A Jacobite Gazetteer - Florence - Basilica di Santa Croce
A Jacobite Gazetteer - Florence - Basilica di Santa Croce
Charles Perçier was born in Paris in 1764, and died in Paris in 1838.
Antonio Canova was born in Possagno, near Treviso, in 1757, and died in Venice in 1822.
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 Di Ogni Per Serrature Tipo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
Concerto Di Natale is the first of a concert series commissioned by Pope John Paul II di ogni per serrature tipo and the Vatican for the Celebration of the Jubilaeum 2000.
Basilica di Santa Croce di Firenze - The Basilica di Santa Croce (Basilica of the Holy Cross) is the principal Franciscan church of Florence, Italy, and a minor basilica of the Roman Catholic Church.
Basilica di San Lorenzo di Firenze - The Basilica di San Lorenzo (Basilica of St Lawrence) is one of the largest churches of Florence, Italy, situated at the centre of the city’s main market district.
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 Galileo Galilei Encyclopedia Article @ AstronomyInArt.com (Astronomy in Art)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
She died on April 2, 1634, and is currently buried with Galileo at the Basilica di Santa Croce di Firenze.
In 1614, from the pulpit of Santa Maria Novella, Father (1574-1648) denounced Galileo's opinions on the motion of the Earth, judging them dangerous and close to heresy.
Galileo was reburied on sacred ground at Santa Croce in 1737.
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 Galileo Galilei - WikiGadugi   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
ᎾᏍᎩ ᎠᎨᏴ ᎤᏲᎱᏒ ᎾᎿ ᎫᏬᏂ 2 1634, ᎠᎴ ᎨᏒᎢ ᎾᏊ ᎦᏂᏌᎲ ᎬᏙᏗ Galileo ᎾᎾᎢ ᎯᎠ Basilica di Santa Croce di Firenze.
ᎭᏫᎾᏗᏢ 1614, ᏂᏛᎴᏅᏓ ᎯᎠ ᎤᎾᎴᏗ Santa Maria Novella, ᎠᏓᏙᏓ Tommaso Caccini (1574-1648) denounced Galileo ᎤᏤᎵ ᎾᏁᎵᏍᎬᎢ ᎾᎿ ᎯᎠ ᎠᏌᎳᏙᏗ ᎯᎠ ᎡᎶᎯ, ᏓᏄᎪᏗᏍᎬ ᎠᏂ ᎦᏂᏰᎬ ᎠᎴ ᎠᏍᏚᏗ ᎦᎵᏓᏍᏛ.
Galileo ᏥᏄᏍᏛᎩ reburied ᎾᎿ ᎦᎸᏉᏗ ᎦᏙᎯ ᎾᎾᎢ Santa Croce ᎭᏫᎾᏗᏢ 1737.
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 Florence Art Guide - Basilica of Santa Croce
Giorgio Vasari was "remodernizing" the basilica for the Grand Duke Cosimo I de' Medici more or less in the same period (1566-1584).
This was when the huge altars we can see on the walls in the side naves were built, all of them enriched with religious paintings carried out by the finest Florentine painters of the period.
The most famous of these is the Crucifix by Donatello (1425, Bardi Chapel in the left transept) and his aristocratic Annunciation in grey stone with gilded highlights (1430-35), recently restored by the Opificio delle Pietre Dure.
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 Galileo Galilei - Wikipedia Light!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
She is buried with Galileo at the Basilica di Santa Croce di Firenze.
In 1614, from the pulpit of Santa Maria Novella, Father Tommaso Caccini (1574-1648) denounced Galileo's opinions on the motion of the Earth, judging them dangerous and close to heresy.
He was formally rehabilitated in 1741, when Pope Benedict XIV authorized the publication of Galileo's complete scientific works (a censored edition had been published in 1718), and in 1758 the general prohibition against heliocentrism was removed from the Index.
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Santa Croce, after which the church was named, played a signifìcant role in the evolution of the Renaissance thought.
Santa Croce has traditionally always been used for important civic and religious events because it is large enough to contain crowds of people.
The Funeral of Saint Francis, though sad, still communicates the same feeling of the grief-stricken mourners despite of its areas of paint destroyed by the removal of the tomb to attach it to the wall.
www.firenzealbergo.it /info/chiese/basilica_santa_croce.aspx   (449 words)

  
 Hotel Certosa Di Maggiano
The Basilica di San Lorenzo (Basilica of St Lawrence) is one of the largest churches of Florence, Italy, situated at the centre of the city’s main market district.
It was consecrated in 393 and is one of the many churches that claims to be the oldest in Florence.
For three hundred years it was the city's cathedral before eventually losing the status to Santa Reparata.
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 Santa Felicita di Firenze - Tuscany on ForumForUs
Santa Felicita di Firenze - Tuscany on ForumForUs
The Chiesa di Santa Felicita (Church of St Felicity) is probably the oldest church in Florence after San Lorenzo.
In the 2nd century, Syrian Greek merchants settled in the area south of the Arno and are thought to have brought Christianity to the region.
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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
His plan to unite the two countries never came to fruition during his lifetime, however, and he died in 1307 at Burgh-by-Sands, Cumberland on the Scottish border, while on his way to wage another campaign against the Scots under the leadership of Robert the Bruce.
In 1290, the Guardians of Scotland signed the Treaty of Birgham agreeing to the marriage of the Maid of Norway and Edward of Caernarvon, the son of Edward I, who was Margaret's great-uncle.
Arnolfo di Lapo, also known as Arnolfo di Cambio, (1245 - 1302) was a Florentine architect and sculptor.
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 Galileo Galilei - ExampleProblems.com
According to Giorgio di Santillana, however, the unsigned minute was simply a fabrication by the Inquisition.
In 1623 Pope Gregory XV died, and Galileo's close friend Maffeo Barberini became Pope Urban VIII.
After more than 8 years under arrest, he died at his villa in Arcetri, just north of Florence, in 1642.
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 World - Europe - Spain Alberghi Firenze Hotel Relais Santa Croce hotel di lusso a Firenze — Sito Ufficiale
An age-old noble palace with luxury and refinement in the heart of Florence, between Santa Croce Basilica and the Duomo.
relais Santa Croce- FlorenceAn age-old noble palace with luxury and refinement in the heart of Florence, between Santa Croce Basilica and the Duomo.
Relais Santa Croce · Via Ghibellina 87, 50122 Florence Italy · Ph.
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 Basilica di Santa Croce di Firenze - Tuscany on ForumForUs
Basilica di Santa Croce di Firenze - Tuscany on ForumForUs
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In 1439, the Council of Florence, designed to heal the schism between Roman Catholic and Orthodox Churches, was held at Santa Croce.
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 The Ultimate Category:Basilicas Dog Breeds Information Guide and Reference
Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception
Cathedral Basilica of St. Peter and St. Paul in Poznan
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 Italian Visits - All about Italy - Niccolo Machiavelli
World War II Machiavelli's hunting lodge and country estate in Chianti, Il Castello di Bibbione, consisting of a small castle and a medieval village has several fully restored villas for rent on a weekly basis.
Machiavelli was born in Florence, the second son of Bernardo di Niccolò Machiavelli and his wife Bartolommea di Stefano Nelli.
He died in Florence in 1527 and his resting place is unknown as well as the tombs of his conspirators friends and family, however a symbolic tomb in his honor can be found at the
www.italianvisits.com /people/machiavelli   (1028 words)

  
 La Basilica di Santa Croce -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-25)
64 p pb so 24 cm Bonechi, Firenze 1973; naam, ex libris
Offered by: Emporio Libri - Book number: 1661
They offer full satisfaction and normal prices - no markups, no hidden costs, no overcharged shipping costs.
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