Italy: Antique and Modern Genius

Italy: Antique and Modern Genius

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by Fabio Bourbon, Paola Aghina
     
 
Hundreds of full-color photographs bring to life the spectacular ruins of Roman civilization, the sumptuous art of Renaissance palaces, and the rugged Alpine ranges of Italy. Young armchair travelers will glide through the canals of Venice, feel the heart-stopping excitement of Siena's annual Palio horse race, and gaze in awe at the ancient treasures of Pompeii. A

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Hundreds of full-color photographs bring to life the spectacular ruins of Roman civilization, the sumptuous art of Renaissance palaces, and the rugged Alpine ranges of Italy. Young armchair travelers will glide through the canals of Venice, feel the heart-stopping excitement of Siena's annual Palio horse race, and gaze in awe at the ancient treasures of Pompeii. A lively text supplements the photographs, providing fascinating insight into the artistic, architectural, natural, and human legacies that make Italy so compelling.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9788854401167
Publisher:
White Star Publishers
Publication date:
07/04/2006
Series:
Exploring Countries of the World Series
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
9.11(w) x 11.26(h) x 0.64(d)

Meet the Author

Fabio Bourbon is a writer specializing in ancient civilizations and art history. A freelance journalist, he is a permanent collaborator with White Star Publishers, for which he has written several books.

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