Books tagged: medieval italy

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The Wolf in Winter: A Story of Francis of Assisi
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 24,810. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
This story describes the first steps of Francis of Assisi's career, before he had any followers. He had renounced his wealth and family, and was wandering penniless on the road, but had yet to discover his true vocation. This story has been a favorite of children and adults seeking to know more about Francis and the world in which he lived. Includes the tale of Francis and the Wolf of Gubbio.
ENIGMA: St Francis of Assisi
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Price: Free! Words: 51,520. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This biography of St Francis views him as an enigma. He was was born into wealth and privilege, yet he chose a life of extreme poverty and simplicity. His early life was defined by a carefree attitude to everything, yet he grew into a person of enormous religious conviction and spiritual focus. He had little education but became a highly influential teacher. What lessons can he teach us today?