Synopses & Reviews
Venice's rich history is explored by a resident historian, and descendent from a patrician Venetian family in this beautifully illustrated study. Readers are guided from 5th-century Venice to present day, uncovering historical facts and legends and catching glimpses into the lives of its people, many of which are the author's own colorful ancestors.
The extraordinary story of the life of this intriguing city told by a descendant of an old and distinguished Venetian family. Now available in paperback, this beautifully illustrated edition will appeal to the travel market.