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  • The POWER OF COSIMO Alternative


Part two. With the coming to power of Pope Eugene IV, Cosimo's fortunes are completely reversed. He is recalled to Florence, and his old enemy, Albizzi, having failed to gain power in Florence through armed uprising, is sent into exile. Strongly influencing the curial, Leon Battista Alberti, Cosimo embarks on his most illustrious period, and becomes a great patron of the arts - 'the banker of the Florentine Renaissance'.

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