Examining a variety of newspapers, novels, and Inquisition trials, Lang demonstrates how the accounts of conversion to the Catholic Church provide an unusual political opinion with serious ramifications in the shaping of national Italian identity during unification.
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(216mm x 140mm x 18mm)
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Author Biography - Ariella Lang
ARIELLA LANG is Lecturer in Italian and Comparative Literature, Barnard College, USA.