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  Marco Donadoni's Medici: a Board Game Review
Well, maybe not quite everyone as Reiner Knizia has chosen Medici and RA as titles for his two of his games, both of which were originally titles for Donadoni/International Team efforts.
century: Holy Roman Emperor, Ottoman Turk Sultan, Pope, King of Spain, King of France and the head of the famous Medici family of Florence.
The hardback board was nicely decorated including a nicely-rendered symbol of each of powers in their starting area.
spotlightongames.com /review/medici.html   (1052 words)

  
  The Galileo Project | Galileo | Patrons | Medici Family
It was part of the patrician class, not the nobility, and through much of its history the family was seen as the friends of the common people.
The Medici family dominated Florentine politics for two and a half centuries and presided over a cultural achievement that is equalled only by Athens in the golden age.
Medici women included Catherine (1519-1589) who married Henry II, King of France and ruled the coutry after her husband's death; Maria (1573-1642) married Henry IV, King of France.
galileo.rice.edu /gal/medici.html   (1482 words)

  
  Medici - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Giovanni di Bicci de' Medici was the first Medici to enter banking, and while he became influential in Florentine government, it was not until his son Cosimo the Elder took over that in 1434 as gran maestro that the Medici became unofficial head of state of the Florentine republic.
Marie de Medici, widow of Henri IV and mother of Louis XIII, is used by Peter Paul Rubens in 1622-23 as the subject in his oil painting Marie de' Medici, Queen of France, Landing in Marseilles.
Genealogical manuscript on the house of the Medici
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Medici   (1152 words)

  
 Lorenzo de' Medici - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lorenzo di Piero de' Medici (Florence, January 1, 1449 – 9 April 1492) was an Italian statesman and ruler of the Florentine Republic during the Italian Renaissance.
His grandfather, Cosimo de Medici, became the first of the Medici to combine running the bank with leading the Republic in both government and philanthropy, spending an enormous portion of his fortune (he was one of the wealthiest men in Europe) on art and public works.
Another Medici, his brother Giovanni, restored it, but it was only made wholly secure again on the accession of a distant relative from a branch line of the family, Cosimo I de' Medici.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Lorenzo_de'_Medici   (1361 words)

  
 Medici | BoardGameGeek
After each round, points are awarded to each player having the most of a given commodity, and to the one with the most valuable total "cargo load".
Medici vs Strozzi is the two-player version of this game.
Medici - Guia Rápido de Regras em PORTUGUÊS
www.boardgamegeek.com /game/46   (364 words)

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