Florence reverts to a republic as the Medici are expelled

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Historical Context Note

Florence expels its Medici rulers, who are nephews of the Pope Clement VII, and re-establishes a republican government.
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Editors. "Florence reverts to a republic as the Medici are expelled". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010; last revised 30 November -1.
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