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Murder of a Medici Princess
Murder of a Medici Princess
by Caroline P. Murphy
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In Murder of a Medici Princess, Caroline Murphy illuminates the brilliant life and tragic death of Isabella de Medici, one of the brightest stars in the dazzling world of Renaissance Italy, the daughter of Duke Cosimo I, ruler of Florence and Tuscany... (read more)

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Mussolini (Us)
Mussolini (Us)
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Medici Money
Medici Money
by Tim Parks
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Before they achieved renown as patrons of the arts and de facto rulers of Florence, the Medici family earned their fortune in banking. But even at the height of the Renaissance, charging interest of any kind meant running afoul of the Catholic Church s... (read more)

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Venice, the Tourist Maze: A Cultural Critique of the World's Most Touristed City
Venice, the Tourist Maze: A Cultural Critique of the World's Most Touristed City
by Robert C Davis
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A cultural critique of the world's most touristed city.... (read more)

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Popes Daughter
Popes Daughter
by Caroline P Murphy
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A unique window on the Renaissance, the untold, incredible and largely unknown story of how one Pope's illegitimate daughter became a heroine, early feminist and the most powerful woman in Rome. A beautiful recreation of Rome's Golden Age, it will have... (read more)

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April Blood: Florence and the Plot Against the Medici
April Blood: Florence and the Plot Against the Medici
by Lauro Martines
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One of the world's leading historians of Renaissance Italy brings to life here the vibrant--and violent--society of fifteenth-century Florence. His disturbing narrative opens up an entire culture, revealing the dark side of Renaissance man and politician... (read more)

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Venice: Pure City
Venice: Pure City
by Peter Ackroyd
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Peter Ackroyd at his most magical and magisterial—a glittering, evocative, fascinating, story-filled portrait of Venice, the ultimate city. The Venetians’ language and way of thinking set them aside from the rest of Italy. They are an island... (read more)

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Lucrezia Borgia: Life, Love, and Death in Renaissance Italy
Lucrezia Borgia: Life, Love, and Death in Renaissance Italy
by Sarah Bradford
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The very name Lucrezia Borgia conjures up everything that was sinister and corrupt about the Renaissanceincest, political assassination, papal sexual abuse, poisonous intrigue, unscrupulous power grabs. Yet, as bestselling biographer Sarah Bradford... (read more)

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Iris Origo: Marchesa of Val D'Orcia
Iris Origo: Marchesa of Val D'Orcia
by Caroline Moorehead
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Iris Origo was one of those rare characters that, despite being born with a platinum spoon in her mouth, went on to accomplish great things. In Origo?s case, she managed to add light and color to everything she touched and left for posterity... (read more)

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Gomorrah: A Personal Journey Into the Violent International Empire of Naples' Organized Crime System
Gomorrah: A Personal Journey Into the Violent International Empire of Naples' Organized Crime System
by Roberto Saviano
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A New York Times Notable Book of the Year A groundbreaking, unprecedented bestseller in Italy, Roberto Saviano's insider account traces the decline of the city of Naples under the rule of the Camorra, an organized crime network more powerful and violent... (read more)

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How to Do It: Guides to Good Living for Renaissance Italians
How to Do It: Guides to Good Living for Renaissance Italians
by Rudolph M Bell
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How to Do It shows us sixteenth-century Italy from an entirely new perspective: through manuals which were staples in the households of middlebrow Italians merely trying to lead better lives. Addressing challenges such as how to conceive a boy, the... (read more)

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The Mussolini Memoirs: 1942-1943
The Mussolini Memoirs: 1942-1943
by Raymond Kilbansky
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Here are the words of the man who led Italy to fascism and aided Hitler during the war, written in early 1944 as it all began to fall apart. A fascinating historical document of first-rate importance, these memoirs come from his personal account... (read more)

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Venice and the Veneto
Venice and the Veneto
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In awesome photographs that reviewers have said look like paintings, Sonja Bullaty and Angelo Lomeo have captured the enchantment of Venice and the allure of the nearby area, the Veneto. Following their celebrated books -- Provence and Tuscany -- the... (read more)

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The Medici
The Medici
by Franco Cesati
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The Medici are probably the best-known and most illustrious Italian family - one that produced two popes, two Queens of France and such a multi-faceted and extraordinary figure as Lorenzo the Magnificent. Their name is inextricably linked to the history... (read more)

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Midnight in Sicily
Midnight in Sicily
by Peter Robb
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A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of the Year   A New York Public Library Best Book of the Year   From the author of M and A Death in Brazil comes Midnight in Sicily.   South of mainland Italy lies the island of Sicily, home to an... (read more)

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Dark Heart of Italy
Dark Heart of Italy
by Tobias Jones
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Tobias Jones recounts his three-year voyage across the Italian peninsula. What emerges is a look at the livelier and stranger side of the "Bel Paese": the language, football, Catholicism, cinema, television and terrorism, and the grip exercised by... (read more)

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Venice : a New History (12 Edition)
Venice : a New History (12 Edition)
by Thomas Madden
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A spellbinding new portrait of one of the worlds most beloved cities La Serenissima. Its breathtaking architecture, art, and opera ensure that Venice remains a perennially popular destination for tourists and armchair travelers alike. Yet most of the... (read more)

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The Secrets of Rome: Love & Death in the Eternal City
The Secrets of Rome: Love & Death in the Eternal City
by Corrado Augias
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The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy (Modern Library Classics)
The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy (Modern Library Classics)
by Jacob Burckhardt
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Published in 1860, Burckhardt's History forever altered our sense of the European past, vividly illuminating the Renaissance. It remains the greatest account ever written of this crucial period of artistic and cultural innovation. This edition reproduces... (read more)

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Garibaldi: Citizen of the World
Garibaldi: Citizen of the World
by Alfonso Scirocco
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"The most difficult achievement for anyone writing on Garibaldi is to compose a biography that does not sound like a novel or a legend but at the same time captures one of the most extraordinary figures of the nineteenth century. Alfonso Scirocco has... (read more)

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