Marconi

Marconi

by Giancarlo Massini, Giancarlo Masini
     
 

ISBN-10: 1568860285

ISBN-13: 9781568860282

Pub. Date: 04/01/1996

Publisher: Marsilio

An entertaining historical account of the contributions three Florentines-Amerigo Vespucci, Giovanni da Verrazzano, and Filippo Mazzei-had to America's 'discovery' and to the democratic ideals which motivated our Revolution. Massini and Gori have done painstaking research into what they first thought a mere fancy-namely that Florence was of fundamental importance to

Overview

An entertaining historical account of the contributions three Florentines-Amerigo Vespucci, Giovanni da Verrazzano, and Filippo Mazzei-had to America's 'discovery' and to the democratic ideals which motivated our Revolution. Massini and Gori have done painstaking research into what they first thought a mere fancy-namely that Florence was of fundamental importance to U.S. history-and have to their suprise and scholarly credit produced a compelling account justifying this assertion.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781568860282
Publisher:
Marsilio
Publication date:
04/01/1996
Pages:
350
Product dimensions:
5.88(w) x 8.86(h) x 1.04(d)

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