I trying to recall the title of a game. I remember its gameplay and mechanics rather well, however its name eludes me.
The premise has you as monks who travel around Italy during the medieval period, reconstructing holy books. There's a pretty detailed map drawn in the Medieval style which serves as the game board. Edit: Actually the premise is that you are monks trying to construct a common language from analyzing dialects from different part of Italy to come up with a common form of the language.
It uses Action Points system, when you spend 1 AP to move to one neighboring province, 3 AP to move two. You can also use AP to gather money. The AP tokens are big purple tokens. You can spend some AP to unlock more AP.
You are supposed to go to different part of the maps to reconstruct books from the different pieces.
Towards the end of the game, the Pope will die and one of the players could become Pope depending on certain conditions.
Name of the game is in Latin