giovedì, Maggio 30, 2024

Note biografiche di Capitani di Guerra e di Condottieri di ventura operanti in Italia tra il 1330 e il 1550.

Consulta l’Indice anagrafico dei condottieri di ventura

Indice delle Signorie dei Condottieri: A – B – C – D – E – F – G – I – J – L – M – N – O – P – Q – R – S – T – U – V – Z

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Italian Condottieri

The Military Career of Micheletto Attendolo: Triumphs and Defeats

The Decline of Micheletto Attendolo: From Venetian Service to Piedmont Oppression Micheletto Attendolo (Micheletto da Cotignola, Michele Attendolo). From Cotignola. Lord of Acquapendente, Potenza, Alianello,...

Jacopo Caldora: Mercenary, Leader, and Controversial Figure

Heroic Captain or Mercenary with a Lust for Power? Jacopo Caldora (Giacomo Candola). From Castel del Giudice near Isernia. Count of Trivento, Duke of Bari,...

Bernardon de la Salle: Warrior and Strategist in France and Italy

Bernardo della Sala (Bernardon de la Salle, also known as Bernardo Guascone or Bertrand de la Salle) was originally from Auvergne or, more likely,...

The Military Exploits of Raimondo Orsini del Balzo

Raimondo Orsini del Balzo: The Rise from Squire to Power in Naples Raimondo Orsini Del Balzo Orsini del Balzo (Raimondello Orsini del Balzo, Raimondello da...

Roberto of San Severino: Ambition and Skill in 15th Century Italy

The Turbulent Life of Roberto of San Severino. Robert of San Severino (Roberto da San Severino d’Aragona), Count of Caiazzo, Marquis of Castelnuovo Scrivia, Count...

Paolo Orsini: Ambition and Betrayal in Medieval Italy

Paolo Orsini’s Tumultuous Career: Shifting Loyalties Among Italy’s Elite Paolo Orsini, from the Gallese branch. Count. Lord of Gallese in Teverina, Olevano Romano, Narni, Orvieto,...

Gabriele Da Martinengo: Innovator and Defender in Renaissance Warfare

From artillery to countermines: Pioneering Military Tactics Against the Ottoman Empire Gabriele da Martinengo (Gabriele Tadini da Martinengo) from Bergamo. Brother of Girolamo da Martinengo,...

The Life and Times of Giampaolo Baglioni

The Dual Perspectives on Giampaolo Baglioni Giampaolo Baglioni of Perugia. Count of Bettona, lord of Perugia and Bettona. Brother of Simonetto Baglioni and Orazio Baglioni;...

Vitellozzo Vitelli: Military Innovator and Leader of the Renaissance

Vitellozzo Vitelli: A Tale of Power, Rebellion, and Tragedy Vitellozzo Vitelli (Niccolò Vitelli), also known as Vitellozzo, was from Città di Castello and held the...

Piero Farnese: Profile of a Renaissance Commander

The Military Prowess of Piero Farnese. Piero Farnese (Piero del Farneto, Petruccio di Cola), Lord of Farnese, Canino, Isola Farnese, Cellere, and Onano. Born: 1310 caDeath:...

Pietro dei Rossi: A Leader of Valor and Virtue

The Life and the Battles of Pietro dei Rossi Pietro dei Rossi (Piermaria dei Rossi, Pietro de’ Rossi) of Parma. Lord of Parma, Lucca, Pontremoli,...

Niccolò Orsini: The Life and Battles of a Condottiero

Key Military Engagements and Tactics of Niccolò Orsini Niccolò Orsini of Pitigliano. Count of Pitigliano, Count of Nola. Lord of Fiano Romano, Morlupo, Filacciano, Montevitozzo,...

The Life and Battles of Francesco Maria Della Rovere

The Art of War of Francesco Maria Della Rovere: From Urbino to the Sack of Rome Francesco Maria della Rovere of Senigallia, nicknamed "the Italian...

Gian Giacomo Dei Medici: Master of Discipline and Strategy in Mercenary Warfare

The life of Gian Giacomo Medici, a key military figure in Renaissance Italy, known for his leadership and tactical prowess in battle. Gian Giacomo de'...

Piero Strozzi: Marshal of France and Spirited Condottiere

The military career of Piero Strozzi, a key figure in Renaissance Florence known for his tactical expertise and leadership. Piero Strozzi, from Florence. Lord of...

Michelotto Coreglia: The Infamous Executor of Cesare Borgia’s Dark Deeds

The Life and Times of Michelotto Coreglia: Cesare Borgia's Shadow Michelotto Coreglia/Micheletto Coreglia/Miguel de Corella (Miguel Rabadas) was Spanish, from Valencia. Born: 1508 (January) Year, monthState, Comp....

Silvestro di Budes: A Tale of Valor and Violence in Medieval Europe

The contrasting views on Silvestro di Budes, celebrated for chivalric valor by French sources and accused of brutal massacres by Italian narratives. Silvestro di Budes/Sylvestre...

The Story of Francesco Ordelaffi, a Ruthless Ruler

Untamed ambition meets cunning strategy: the life of Francesco Ordelaffi, the Ghibelline ruler who defied the Church and carved his own destiny. Francesco Ordelaffi of...

Uguccione della Faggiuola: Between Feudal Power and Ghibelline Allegiance

Diplomacy and Conflict in the Heart of the Middle Ages Uguccione della Faggiuola hailed from Montecerignone (Casteldelci) or Faggiuola near Carpegna or Verghereto. A Ghibelline...

Constantine Arianiti’s Quest for Power and Survival

A Life of Contrasts: Costantine Arianiti’s Path Through Diplomacy and Disdain. Costantino Arianiti (Kostandin Komneni Arianiti, Costantino Cominato, Costantino Comneno), from Durazzo. Duke of Achaia,...
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