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Mussolini : a Biography (82 Edition)
Mussolini : a Biography (82 Edition)
by Denis Mack Smith
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This work measures the true impact of Mussolini on his follower, Hitler and its consequences for both fascism and communism in 20th century history. 21 photos. Smith charts the career of the man who altered his choice of violence to a talent of deceit.... (read more)

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Trieste and the Meaning of Nowhere
Trieste and the Meaning of Nowhere
by Jan Morris
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Here's a book for lovers of all things Italian. This city on the Adriatic has always tantalized Jan Morris with its moodiness and changeability. After visiting Trieste for more than half a century, she has come to see it as a touchstone for her interests... (read more)

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Tilt: A Skewed History of the Tower of Pisa
Tilt: A Skewed History of the Tower of Pisa
by Nicholas Shrady
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In Tilt, author Nicholas Shrady reveals how the campanile, or bell tower, in Pisa's Campo dei Miracoli became the iconic Tower of Pisa. Even standing straight and true, the tower's marble and lime facade would be instantly recognizable the world over... (read more)

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Rome Then & Now (Then and Now Series)
Rome Then & Now (Then and Now Series)
by Federica Dorazia
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Dating back to the beginning of the first millennium, some of Rome’s most famous architectural sites are among the most ancient in the world. They survive in an enchanting urban tableau of classicism and modern Italian culture. Here are all of Rome&... (read more)

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Good Italy, Bad Italy: Why Italy Must Conquer Its Demons to Face the Future
Good Italy, Bad Italy: Why Italy Must Conquer Its Demons to Face the Future
by Bill Emmott
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Not long ago Italy was Europe's highly touted emerging economy, a society that blended dynamism and super-fast growth with a lifestyle that was the envy of all. Now it is viewed as a major threat to the future of the Euro, indeed to the European Union as... (read more)

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The Miracle of Castel Di Sangro
The Miracle of Castel Di Sangro
by Joe Mcginniss
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Master storyteller Joe McGinniss travels to Italy to cover the unlikely success of a ragtag minor league soccer team -- and delivers a brilliant and utterly unforgettable story of life in an off-the-beaten-track Italian village.<P>When Joe... (read more)

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Italy and Its Discontents: Family, Civil Society, State
Italy and Its Discontents: Family, Civil Society, State
by Paul Ginsborg
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 455-500) and index.... (read more)

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House of Medici : Its Rise and Fall (80 Edition)
House of Medici : Its Rise and Fall (80 Edition)
by Christopher Hibbert
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It was a dynasty with more wealth, passion, and power than the houses of Windsor, Kennedy, and Rockefeller combined. It shaped all of Europe and controlled politics, scientists, artists, and even popes, for three hundred years. It was the house of Medici,... (read more)

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The Pope's Daughter: The Extraordinary Life of Felice Della Rovere
The Pope's Daughter: The Extraordinary Life of Felice Della Rovere
by Caroline P Murphy
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The illegitimate daughter of Pope Julius II, Felice della Rovere became one of the most powerful and accomplished women of the Italian Renaissance. Now, Caroline Murphy vividly captures the untold story of a rare woman who moved with confidence through a... (read more)

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Miss Expatria
Miss Expatria
by Christine Cantera
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On the advice of a Jesus-loving taxi driver while on the New Jersey Turnpike, Christine leaves Pavlov Memento, her deeply flawed boyfriend of seven years, two days before moving to Italy. She nurses her heartbreak in an empty palazzo by the sea; then... (read more)

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Stolen Figs: And Other Adventures in Calabria
Stolen Figs: And Other Adventures in Calabria
by Mark Rotella
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Calabria is the toe of the boot that is Italy -- a rugged peninsula where grapevines and fig and olive trees cling to the mountainsides during scorching summers. Calabria is also a seedbed of Italian-American culture; in North America, more people of... (read more)

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Beauty and the Inferno: Essays
Beauty and the Inferno: Essays
by Roberto Saviano
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Gomorrah, Roberto Saviano’s 2006 exposé of Naples’s Camorra mafia, was an international bestseller and became an award-winning film. But the death threats that followed forced the author into hiding. Saviano was ostracized by his countrymen... (read more)

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An Italian Renaissance Sextet: Six Tales in Historical Context
An Italian Renaissance Sextet: Six Tales in Historical Context
by Lauro Martines
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An Italian Renaissance Sextet is a collection of six tales offering a unique view of the history of Renaissance Italy, with fiction and fictional modes becoming gateways to a real, historical world. All written between 1400 and 1500 - among them a rare... (read more)

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First Words : a Childhood in Fascist Italy (00 Edition)
First Words : a Childhood in Fascist Italy (00 Edition)
by Rosetta Loy
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In 1937, Rosetta Loy was a privileged five-year-old growing up among the well-to-do Catholic intelligentsia of Rome. But her childhood world of indulgent nannies and summers in the mountains was also the world of Mussolini's fascist regime and the... (read more)

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Mediterranean Color
Mediterranean Color
by Jeffrey Becom
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The sun-splashed countries of the Mediterranean are shown as they have never been seen before. Jeffrey Becom's vivid portrayal is not the hackneyed tourist attractions on perpetual display, not the well-worn monuments, not even the sweeping sea vistas of... (read more)

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Medici Money: Banking, Metaphysics, and Art in Fifteenth-Century Florence (Enterprise)
Medici Money: Banking, Metaphysics, and Art in Fifteenth-Century Florence (Enterprise)
by Tim Parks
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Before they achieved renown as patrons of thearts and de facto rulers of Florence, the Medici family earned their fortune in banking. But evenat the height of the Renaissance, charginginterest of any kind meant running afoul of theCatholic Church's ban... (read more)

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The Oxford Illustrated History of Italy (Oxford Illustrated Histories)
The Oxford Illustrated History of Italy (Oxford Illustrated Histories)
by George Holmes
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From the Roman Empire to the present day, this is the story of Italy, masterfully told by a group of 12 leading historians and accompanied by hundreds of remarkable illustrations. of color plates.... (read more)

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Mussolini: A Biography
Mussolini: A Biography
by Jasper Godwi Ridley
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Benito Mussolini (1883-1945) was the founder of Fascism and iron-fisted ruler of Italy for two decades. He was also an extremely able politician who won the esteem of many statesmen including Winston Churchill and influential persons in the United States.... (read more)

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Bellissima Venice
Bellissima Venice
by Michel Setboun
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Venice, with her winding canals and magnificent palaces, has enchanted artists, poets, aristocrats, and visitors for centuries. Turn the pages of this beautifully produced collection of photographs, and it's easy to see why. For the past two hundred... (read more)

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Rebels and Mafiosi: Death in a Sicilian Landscape
Rebels and Mafiosi: Death in a Sicilian Landscape
by James Fentress
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Thorough if somewhat dry, this scholarly history traces the rise of the Mafia in its ancestral homeland. Freelance writer Fentress locates the roots of the Mafia in the 19th-century rebellions that occurred when the Sicily attempted to break free from... (read more)

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