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The Adventurous Life of Philip Mazzei: La Vita Avventurosa Di Filippo Mazzei: A Bilingual Book
     

The Adventurous Life of Philip Mazzei: La Vita Avventurosa Di Filippo Mazzei: A Bilingual Book

by Margherita Marchione
 

Philip Mazzei (1730-1816) belongs to the group of Italian immigrants who, not being able to achieve their dream of liberty within their own country, sowed its seeds throughout the world, risking everything from their fortunes to their lives in order to live as free men. Describing Mazzei's political, social, and commercial life in England, America, France, Poland,

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Philip Mazzei (1730-1816) belongs to the group of Italian immigrants who, not being able to achieve their dream of liberty within their own country, sowed its seeds throughout the world, risking everything from their fortunes to their lives in order to live as free men. Describing Mazzei's political, social, and commercial life in England, America, France, Poland, and Italy makes this a book a fascinating probe into the 18th century revolutionary era. Its bilingual text makes it accessible to both American and Italian readers.

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R. R. Palmer
...fascinating little volume.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780819199270
Publisher:
UPA
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Pages:
226
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Margherita Marchione is Professor Emerita at Fairleigh Dickinson University.

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