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Correggio

CORREGGIO #175801965 / gettyimages.com Lordship in the Po plain in northern Italy, northwest of Modena. Members of the family served as podestàs in several Italian cities in the 13th century and were at times lords of Parma and Guastalla in … Continue reading

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Concordia

CONCORDIA   CONCÓRDIA. Town on the River Secchia, right-bank tributary of the Po, north of Modena, and held by the Pico lords of nearby MIRANDOLA.

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Cispadane Republic

CISPADANE REPUBLIC Revolutionary Republic, south of the lower River Po (its name means this side of the Po – i.e. from Rome – and echoes that of the ancient Cispadane Gaul). The Republic, the first of the sister republics of … Continue reading

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Carpi

CARPI Small lordship in the Po plain in northern Italy, lying between Modena and Mantua (the town is north of Modena). It was held by the Pio family, 1319-20 and again from 1327 until it was confiscated by the Emperor … Continue reading

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