Art & Architecture Romeby Brigitte Hintzen-Bohlen, Jurgen Sorges
Roma aeterna, the "Eternal City" - for hundreds of years its unparalleled grandeur and beauty have cast a spell over visitors. Three thousand years of history have left their mark on this fascinating city and made it into a unique showcase for European art.This art travel guide provides a combination of practical orientation for travelers with deeper insight into the art history of Rome and the Vatican City. It includes: Comprehensive guide to most important sights; illustration of each work of art or architecture discussed; numerous essays on relevant historical and cultural topics; an illustrated overview of Roman emperors and popes; city maps and ground plans with accompanying pictures; illustrated time chart; guide to Roman architectural styles; glossary; artists' biographies and a detailed index.
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