Robert Finlay, Professor of History at the University of Arkansas, is the author of Politics in Renaissance Venice and Venice Besieged: Politics and Diplomacy in the Italian Wars, 1494-1534.
“Engaging work. . . . Highly recommended.” - L. R. Hudgins, Choice
“This book is a must read for students of world history.” - Richard Foltz, Journal Of World History
“Enthusiastic.” - American Historical Review
“A significant contribution to the academic field, an encapsulation of information gleaned from different fields that will serve several audiences.” - Rose Kerr, Burlington Magazine