contado

(from the article `Italy`) ...people, craftsmen, and merchants. Elsewhere, local circumstances dictated other alliances. During the period in which the cities were expanding ... ...of a burgeoning population literally brimming with new energy due to improved diets. As in Roman times, the medieval Italian town lived in close ... [2 re...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/133

contado

In northern and central Italy from the 9th to the 13th century, the territory under a count's jurisdiction. During the 13th century, this jurisdiction passed to...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20688
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