INHERITANCE OF POWER: The House of Medici
Novel. Set in 15th-century Florence, this is the story of Maddalena, a diminutive, blue-eyed, black slave, who has borne Cosimo de Medici a son and seen him rise to the position of cardinal. Now, late in life, Maddalena is committed to a convent as part of a scheme to protect the Medici bank from ruin.
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