Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 14640
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Bonacini , Pierpaolo.
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  • Title: La contessa Adelaide e la società del secolo XI: Susa, 14-16 novembre 1991 [Olderico Manfredi had only one heir, his daughter Adelaide; he vested his property in her but permitted the Marquisate of Susa to pass to her successive husbands; she maintained her family's power against the ambitions of the House of Savoy which did not obtain control of the Val di Susa until the twelfth century; Adelaide even resisted the Gregorian Reform in order to keep control of the local churches].
  • Source: Quaderni Medievali 33, (giugno 1992): Pages 199 - 208.
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  • Article Type: Conference Report;Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Adelaide, Countess of Torino and Daughter and Heir of Olderico Manfredi Countesses Politics Val di Susa, Cuneo, Italy
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  • Geographic Area: Italy
  • Century: 11
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  • Year of Publication: 1992.
  • Language: Italian
  • ISSN/ISBN: 03921875