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People/Characters: Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor

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Absolute Monarchs: A History of the Papacy by John Julius Norwich
The Amazing Frederic by Gertrude Slaughter
Antichrist: A Novel of the Emperor Frederick II by Cecelia Holland
Between Salt Water and Holy Water: A History of Southern Italy by Tommaso Astarita
Damned Good Company: Twenty Rebels Who Bucked the God Experts by Luis Granados
Emperor Frederick II by David G. Einstein
The Emperor Frederick II of Hohenstaufen, immutator mundi by Thomas Curtis Van Cleve
English History from Year 1235-1273, Vol. 3 (Bohn's Antiquarian Library) by Matthew Paris
The Falcon of Palermo by Maria R. Bordihn
Federico II. Ragione e fortuna by M. Fumagalli Beonio Brocchieri
Frederick II of Hohenstaufen (Clarendon Biographies) by Patience Andrewes
Frederick II: A Medieval Emperor by David Abulafia
Frederick the Second, 1194-1250 by Ernst H. Kantorowicz
The Gothic King: A Biography of Henry III by John Paul Davis
Life in a Medieval Castle by Joseph Gies
Nietzsche: Philosopher, Psychologist, Antichrist by Walter Arnold Kaufmann
Gli occhi dell'imperatore by Laura Mancinelli
The ornament of the world by María Rosa Menocalnot in English Common Knowledge
Travels with a Medieval Queen: The Journey of a Sicilian Princess by Mary Taylor Simeti

Character description

Emperor Frederick II (1194– 1250) was called "Stupor Mundi" (Wonder of the World) for his many accomplishments, among them the ability to speak 6 languages. He inherited Sicily from his mother Constance, and Germany from his father Emperor Henry IV; he claimed the Latin kingdom of Jerusalem by right of his second wife Yolande. He was a patron of the arts and sciences and an avid falconer.

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