Editors. "Giuliana della Rovere is elected Pope Julius II". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
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Giuliana della Rovere is elected Pope Julius II (48 words)
Historical Context Note
On the death of Pius III less than a month after his election, Giuliana della Rovere is elected as Pope Julius II. He proved to be much more dominating than his predecessor, first ousting Cesare Borgia from his powerbase in Italy, and then pursuing an aggressive foreign policy.14079 Giuliana della Rovere is elected Pope Julius II 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.
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