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The '''Italian Wars''' were a six-cornered grand melee between [[Milan]], [[Venice]], [[Genoa]], [[Florence]], the [[Papacy]] and [[Naples]] for domination of Italy. [[France]] looked good for a while, but in the end [[Spain]] (or more accurately, the [[Hapsburg family]]) won.  
 
The '''Italian Wars''' were a six-cornered grand melee between [[Milan]], [[Venice]], [[Genoa]], [[Florence]], the [[Papacy]] and [[Naples]] for domination of Italy. [[France]] looked good for a while, but in the end [[Spain]] (or more accurately, the [[Hapsburg family]]) won.  
  
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==Phases of the Wars==
 
The wars fell into several distinct phases.
 
The wars fell into several distinct phases.
 
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===Phase One===
 
The first phase was fundamentally between [[Milan]] and [[Venice]], over control of northern Italy. It was a purely Italian affair, and was ended with the Peace of Lodi in 1453.
 
The first phase was fundamentally between [[Milan]] and [[Venice]], over control of northern Italy. It was a purely Italian affair, and was ended with the Peace of Lodi in 1453.
 
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===Phase Two===
 
The second phase saw several small, limited, local wars ; [[Florence]] against [[Naples]] and the [[Papacy]] in 1478-80 and then [[Venice]] against the [[Papacy]] in 1482-84.
 
The second phase saw several small, limited, local wars ; [[Florence]] against [[Naples]] and the [[Papacy]] in 1478-80 and then [[Venice]] against the [[Papacy]] in 1482-84.
  
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* The court of [[Urbino]] under [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Federico+II+da+Montefeltro Federico da Montefeltro] and his son [[Guidobaldo da Montefeltro]].
 
* The court of [[Urbino]] under [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Federico+II+da+Montefeltro Federico da Montefeltro] and his son [[Guidobaldo da Montefeltro]].
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