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  • During the 11th, 12th and 13th centuries Parma had its full share of the Guelph and Ghibelline struggles, in which it mainly took the part of the former, and also carried on repeated hostilities with Borgo San Donnino and Piacenza.
  • The popes cause and the emperors cause were of comparatively little moment to Italian burghers; and the names of Guelph and Ghibelline, which before long began to be heard in every street, on every market-place, had no meaning for them.
  • From the Tuscan league Pisa, consistently Ghibelline, stood aloof.
  • Meanwhile the Guelph and Ghibelline factions were beginning to divide Italy into minute parcels.
  • In the Ghibelline capital of Tuscany.

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