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Journal > Volumes > 40 (2009) / 3 (Autumn)
Governance and Empire during the Reign of Charles V: A Review Essay
Ruth MacKay
Stanford University

El monasterio de San Jerónimo de Yuste. Francisco Javier Pizarro Gómez et al. Madrid: Patrimonio Nacional, 2006. 261 pp. €35.00. ISBN 978-84-7120-389-2.

The Empire of the Cities: Emperor Charles V, the Comunero Revolt, and the Transfor- mation of the Spanish System. Aurelio Espinosa. Studies in Medieval and Reforma- tion Traditions 137. Leiden: Brill, 2009. xii + 358 pp. $158.00. ISBN 978-90-04-17136-7.

Charles V and the Castilian Assembly of the Clergy: Negotiations for the Ecclesiastical Subsidy. Sean T. Perrone. 272 pp. €99.00. Leiden: Brill, 2008. ISBN 978-90-04-17116-9. Gattinara: Carlos V y el sueño del Imperio. Manuel Rivero Rodríguez. Serie Historia. Madrid: Silex, 2005. 256 pp. €18.27. ISBN 978-84-7737-145-8.

Twilight of the Renaissance: The Life of Juan de Valdés. Daniel A. Crews. Toronto: Uni- versity of Toronto Press, 2008. 282 pp. $70.00. ISBN 978-0820-9867-2.

Majesty and Humanity: Kings and Their Doubles in the Political Drama of the Spanish

Golden Age. Alban K. Forcione. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009. 304 pp. $55.00. ISBN 978-0-300-13440-7.

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