The Overseer's Family

The Overseer's Family

by Cassandra Vivian
     
 

A mother and daughter from Pennsylvania return to Tuscany to discover and tell family secrets. While enjoying meals of Tuscan cuisine, they discover the rise and fall of the peasant/padrone system. In turn, they tell of the fight for unionization in America. Then they encounter a medieval battlefield where the poet Dante offers additional secrets. Trying to place

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A mother and daughter from Pennsylvania return to Tuscany to discover and tell family secrets. While enjoying meals of Tuscan cuisine, they discover the rise and fall of the peasant/padrone system. In turn, they tell of the fight for unionization in America. Then they encounter a medieval battlefield where the poet Dante offers additional secrets. Trying to place their family in these events, they journey through the centuries to Arezzo, Siena, and Florence. During that journey, they discover who we all are. It is funny, it is sad, it is angry, but most of all it touches your heart!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781413798586
Publisher:
Publish America
Publication date:
05/01/2006
Pages:
346
Product dimensions:
0.77(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

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